Texas Transportation Code § 524.023. Application of Suspension Under Other Laws

(a) If a person is convicted of an offense under Section 106.041, Alcoholic Beverage Code , or Section 49.04 , 49.045 , 49.06 , 49.07 , or 49.08, Penal Code , and if any conduct on which that conviction is based is a ground for a driver's license suspension under this chapter and Section 106.041, Alcoholic Beverage Code , Subchapter O, Chapter 521,  1or Subchapter H, Chapter 522,  2 each of the suspensions shall be imposed.

(b) The court imposing a driver's license suspension under Section 106.041, Alcoholic Beverage Code , or Chapter 521 or 522 as required by Subsection (a) shall credit a period of suspension imposed under this chapter toward the period of suspension required under Section 106.041, Alcoholic Beverage Code , or Subchapter O, Chapter 521, or Subchapter H, Chapter 522, unless the person was convicted of an offense under Article 6701l-1, Revised Statutes, as that law existed before September 1, 1994, Section 19.05(a)(2), Penal Code , as that law existed before September 1, 1994, Section 49.04 , 49.045 , 49.06 , 49.07 , or 49.08, Penal Code , or Section 106.041, Alcoholic Beverage Code , before the date of the conviction on which the suspension is based, in which event credit may not be given.

1 V.T.C.A., Transportation Code § 521.341 et seq.
2 V.T.C.A., Transportation Code § 522.081 et seq.

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