What Is The Implied Consent Law?

August 27, 2020

When you applied for your driver’s license, did you know that you automatically consented to breathalyzer tests? If you’re like most people, then you maybe didn’t realize that! After all, we weren’t given instructions about implied consent and what it means for drivers.

So, what is the implied consent law in Texas? What happens if you refuse to take a field sobriety test, breathe in a breathalyzer, or have your blood drawn after getting accused of being impaired? Are you really required by law to submit to these tests? Get the answers to all your questions below.