bill that would require Texas drivers to turn on their headlights
when their windshield wipers are in use failed to pass before the
state Legislature adjourned June 2.
never made it to the House floor for a vote after gaining passage
in the Senate in March.
bill, sponsored by Sen. Jeff Wentworth, R-San Antonio, would have
made it a general misdemeanor to drive in rain, sleet or snow with
the wipers on but headlights off. Violations could have resulted
in a fine of up to $200.