Texas Government Code § 411.1711. Certain Exemptions from Convictions

A person is not convicted, as that term is defined by Section 411.171 , if an order of deferred adjudication was entered against the person on a date not less than 10 years preceding the date of the person's application for a license under this subchapter unless the order of deferred adjudication was entered against the person for:

(1) a felony offense under:

(A) Title 5, Penal Code;

(B) Chapter 29, Penal Code;

(C)  Section 25.07 or 25.072, Penal Code ;  or

(D)  Section 30.02, Penal Code , if the offense is punishable under Subsection (c)(2) or (d) of that section;  or

(2) an offense under the laws of another state if the offense contains elements that are substantially similar to the elements of an offense listed in Subdivision (1).


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