In Texas a person commits the offense of public intoxication if the person “appears in a public place while intoxicated to the degree that the person may endanger the person or another.”
A person may be charged with public intoxication in a bar or restaurant, or anywhere in public.
A person may not be convicted of public intoxication if the alcohol or other substance was administered for therapeutic purposes and as a part of the person's professional medical treatment by a licensed physician.
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