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Re: Transporting Home Brew from Georgia to Texas
« Reply #15 on: July 25, 2013, 02:36:44 PM »
Texas limits the amount to 24 12oz containers unless you are moving into the state.

http://www.tabc.state.tx.us/faq/personal_importation.asp

Is that the number of open containers you're allowed in Texas in your car? 
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Re: Transporting Home Brew from Georgia to Texas
« Reply #16 on: July 25, 2013, 02:50:08 PM »
Texas limits the amount to 24 12oz containers unless you are moving into the state.

http://www.tabc.state.tx.us/faq/personal_importation.asp

Is that the number of open containers you're allowed in Texas in your car? 

I have heard stories of those days from friends and co-workers. As long as as the driver was not legally drunk, he/she could drink while driving. I think the law changed in the mid 90's.

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Re: Transporting Home Brew from Georgia to Texas
« Reply #17 on: July 25, 2013, 07:30:32 PM »
It changed in 2000 or 2001. I remember when I first started going out on the weekends in 1999 you would drive down the freeway and everybody was getting drunk in the car. The driver couldn't have a drink in hand so if you saw a cop the driver would just hand somebody else their beer.
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Re: Transporting Home Brew from Georgia to Texas
« Reply #18 on: July 26, 2013, 09:48:35 AM »
It changed in 2000 or 2001. I remember when I first started going out on the weekends in 1999 you would drive down the freeway and everybody was getting drunk in the car. The driver couldn't have a drink in hand so if you saw a cop the driver would just hand somebody else their beer.

You can drink in the car in Missouri, so long as you're the passenger: http://ipp.missouri.edu/files/ipp/attachments/missouri_state_and_local_open_container_laws.pdf  <-- not the statute, cause I can't find it right now, but close.
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