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Texas Occupations Code - OCC § 1101.653. Grounds for Suspension or Revocation of Certificate

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The commission may suspend or revoke a certificate of registration issued under this chapter if the certificate holder:

(1)?engages in dishonest dealing, fraud, unlawful discrimination, or a deceptive act;

(2)?makes a misrepresentation;

(3)?acts in bad faith;

(4)?demonstrates untrustworthiness;

(5)?fails to honor, within a reasonable time, a check issued to the commission after the commission has mailed a request for payment to the certificate holder's last known address according to the commission's records;

(6)?fails to provide to a party to a transaction a written notice prescribed by the commission that:

(A)?must be given before the party is obligated to sell, buy, lease, or transfer a right-of-way or easement; ?and

(B)?contains:

(i)?the name of the certificate holder;

(ii)?the certificate number;

(iii)?the name of the person the certificate holder represents;

(iv)?a statement advising the party that the party may seek representation from a lawyer or broker in the transaction; ?and

(v)?a statement generally advising the party that the right-of-way or easement may affect the value of the property; ?or

(7)?disregards or violates this chapter or a commission rule relating to certificate holders.

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