Texas Code of Criminal Procedure

Art. Art. 42A.352
Dna Sample

A judge granting community supervision to a defendant convicted of a felony shall require as a condition of community supervision that the defendant provide a DNA sample under Subchapter G (Definitions), Chapter 411 (Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas), Government Code, for the purpose of creating a DNA record of the defendant, unless the defendant has already submitted the required sample under Section 411.1471 (Dna Records of Persons Arrested for or Convicted of Certain Offenses), Government Code, or other law.
Amended by:
Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1285 (H.B. 1399), Sec. 2, eff. September 1, 2019.

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