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.
§202.502. Podiatrists — Revocation And Suspension Of License For Drug-Related Felony Conviction
(a) The board shall suspend a person's license after an administrative hearing conducted in accordance with Chapter 2001, Government Code, in which the board determines that the license holder has been convicted of a felony under Chapter 481 or 483, Health and Safety Code, or Section 485.033, Health and Safety Code.
(b) On the person's final conviction, the board shall revoke the person's license.
(c) The board may not reinstate or reissue a license to a person whose license is suspended or revoked under this section except on an express determination based on substantial evidence contained in an investigative report indicating that the reinstatement or reissuance of the license is in the best interests of the public and of the person whose license has been suspended or revoked.
§202.506. Podiatrists — Application To Certain Drug Offenses
A person convicted of a felony under Chapter 481 or 483, Health and Safety Code, or Section 485.033, Health and Safety Code, is not eligible for:
(1) probation of a license suspension or revocation under Section 202.503; or
(2) reissuance of a license under Section 202.504.