Below you will find references to areas of the Texas statutes and federal law that govern unmanned aircrafts, otherwise known as drones. If you find these statutes difficult to understand, you may want to look at the “plain English” resources on this page or speak to an attorney.
Drones are also regulated by Texas municipalities. Be sure to also check your local code of ordinances to see if any additional laws exist. See our Municipal Laws and Ordinances page for assistance locating your local laws.
News articles discussing both state and federal laws on drones.