Texas Code of Criminal Procedure - CRIM P Art. 42A.451. Sex Offender Registration;  DNA Sample

A judge granting community supervision to a defendant required to register as a sex offender under Chapter 62 shall require that the defendant, as a condition of community supervision:

(1) register under that chapter;  and

(2) submit a DNA sample to the Department of Public Safety under Subchapter G, Chapter 411, Government Code,  1 for the purpose of creating a DNA record of the defendant, unless the defendant has already submitted the required sample under other state law.

1  V.T.C.A., Government Code § 411.141 et seq.

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