Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 485.012
Issuance and Renewal of Permit


To be eligible for the issuance or renewal of a volatile chemical sales permit, a person must:


hold a sales tax permit that has been issued to the person;


complete and return to the department an application as required by the department; and


pay to the department the application fee established under Section 485.013 (Fee) for each location at which an abusable volatile chemical may be sold by the person holding a volatile chemical sales permit.


The executive commissioner shall adopt rules as necessary to administer this chapter, including application procedures and procedures by which the department shall give each permit holder reasonable notice of permit expiration and renewal requirements.


The department shall issue or deny a permit and notify the applicant of the department’s action not later than the 60th day after the date on which the department receives the complete application and appropriate fee. If the department denies an application, the department shall include in the notice the reasons for the denial.


A permit issued or renewed under this chapter is valid for two years from the date of issuance or renewal.


A permit is not valid if the permit holder has been convicted more than once in the preceding year of an offense committed:


at a location for which the permit is issued; and


under Section 485.031 (Possession and Use), 485.032 (Delivery to a Minor), or 485.033 (Inhalant Paraphernalia).


A permit issued by the department is the property of the department and must be surrendered on demand by the department.


The department shall prepare an annual roster of permit holders.


The department shall monitor and enforce compliance with this chapter.
Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 678, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. Amended by Acts 1991, 72nd Leg., ch. 14, Sec. 203, eff. Sept. 1, 1991. Renumbered from Health & Safety Code Sec. 485.013 and amended by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1463, Sec. 2, eff. Sept. 1, 2001.
Amended by:
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 1 (S.B. 219), Sec. 3.1243, eff. April 2, 2015.

Source: Section 485.012 — Issuance and Renewal of Permit, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­485.­htm#485.­012 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 485.012’s source at texas​.gov