Texas Government Code
Sec. § 411.1954
Waiver of Certain Fees for Certain Applicants Who Hold Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certification


Notwithstanding any other provision of this subchapter, the department shall waive any fee required for the issuance of an original or renewed license under this subchapter if at the time of the application the applicant for the license submits to the department satisfactory evidence that the applicant:


holds a current certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation issued by the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross, or another nationally recognized association; and


is not required to hold the certification described by Subdivision (1) as a condition of obtaining or maintaining employment or an occupational license.


For purposes of Subsection (a)(2), “occupational license” means a license, certificate, registration, permit, or other form of authorization that a person must obtain to practice or engage in a particular business, occupation, or profession.
Added by Acts 2019, 86th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1280 (H.B. 1078), Sec. 1, eff. September 1, 2019.
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