Texas Business and Commerce Code
Sec. § 109.003
Duty to Publish Complete and Accurate Criminal Record Information


A business entity must ensure that criminal record information the entity publishes is complete and accurate.


For purposes of this chapter, criminal record information published by a business entity is considered:


complete if the information reflects the notations of arrest and the filing and disposition of criminal charges, as applicable; and


accurate if the information:


reflects the most recent information received by the entity from the Department of Public Safety in accordance with Section 411.0851 (Duty of Private Entity to Update Criminal History Record Information; Civil Liability)(b)(1)(B), Government Code; or


was obtained by the entity from a law enforcement agency or criminal justice agency, including the Department of Public Safety, or any other governmental agency or entity within the 60-day period preceding the date of publication.
Added by Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 1200 (S.B. 1289), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2013.
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