Texas Government Code
Sec. § 411.1408
Access to Criminal History Record Information: Judicial Branch Certification Commission


(a)

In this section, “commission” means the Judicial Branch Certification Commission established under Chapter 152 (Judicial Branch Certification Commission).

(b)

The commission is entitled to obtain from the department criminal history record information maintained by the department that relates to a person who is an applicant for or the holder of a certificate, registration, or license issued by the commission or otherwise under Subtitle L, Title 2.

(c)

Criminal history record information obtained by the commission under Subsection (b):

(1)

may be used by the commission for any purpose related to the issuance, denial, suspension, revocation, or renewal of a certificate, registration, or license issued by the commission or otherwise under Subtitle L, Title 2;

(2)

may not be released or disclosed to any person except:

(A)

on court order;

(B)

with the consent of the person who is the subject of the information; or

(C)

as authorized by Section 411.1386 (Access to Criminal History Record Information: Court Clerk; Health and Human Services Commission; Guardianships)(a-6) of this code or Section 1104.404 (Exception for Information Concerning Certain Persons), Estates Code, if applicable; and

(3)

shall be destroyed by the commission after the information is used for the authorized purposes.
Added by Acts 2007, 80th Leg., R.S., Ch. 15 (S.B. 505), Sec. 1, eff. April 25, 2007.
Renumbered from Government Code, Section 411.1406 by Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 87 (S.B. 1969), Sec. 27.001 (Bond)(23), eff. September 1, 2009.
Amended by:
Acts 2009, 81st Leg., R.S., Ch. 511 (S.B. 1057), Sec. 2, eff. June 19, 2009.
Acts 2013, 83rd Leg., R.S., Ch. 42 (S.B. 966), Sec. 2.25, eff. September 1, 2014.
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1236 (S.B. 1296), Sec. 21.002(10), eff. September 1, 2015.
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