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.
» Paramedic / Emergency Medical Service
Health and Safety Code
§1001.075. Emergency Medical Services — Rules
The executive commissioner may adopt rules reasonably necessary for the department to administer this chapter, consistent with the memorandum of understanding under Section 531.0055(k), Government Code, between the commissioner and the executive commissioner, as adopted by rule.
» Texas Administrative Code Rule 25 TAC 157.37
(a) Purpose. This section lists guidelines and criteria for establishing the eligibility of persons with criminal backgrounds for certification or continued certification as emergency medical services (EMS) personnel or licensure or continued licensure as paramedics. The Department of State Health Services (department) will apply the requirements of the Health and Safety Code, Chapter 773, Subchapter C, and will consider and review the criteria listed in the Health and Safety Code, Chapter 773,