Felony Restrictions by Profession/Business License
Below is a listing of the professions that the library has been able to identify as having restrictions for convicted felons. We do not warrant this to be a complete listing of all restrictions for felons.
§801.151. Certificate Of Authority — Issuance Of Certificate Prohibited
Except as provided by Sections 801.153 and 801.154, the department may not issue a certificate of authority to an applicant if a corporate officer or member of the board of directors of the applicant has been convicted of a felony involving:
(1) moral turpitude; or
(2) breach of a fiduciary duty.
Note(s) Regarding This Legislation:
Prior laws: V.A.T.S. Insurance Code, Art. 1.14A. Repealed by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1419, § 31, eff. June 1, 2003.