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TITLE 16ECONOMIC REGULATION
PART 4TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING AND REGULATION
CHAPTER 90OFFENDER EDUCATION PROGRAMS FOR ALCOHOL AND DRUG-RELATED OFFENSES
SUBCHAPTER DPROGRAM REQUIREMENTS - CURRICULUM, COURSES, CLASSROOMS, CERTIFICATES
RULE §90.47Additional Course Requirements for DWI Intervention Programs

(a) In addition to the requirements under §90.43, each DWI Intervention Program must:

  (1) conduct the prescribed DWI intervention course a minimum of one time during each annual reporting period;

  (2) provide a minimum of 30 hours of class instruction per course;

  (3) conduct class sessions which are not longer than three hours in length and not shorter than two hours in length;

  (4) conduct no more than one class session per day;

  (5) conduct no more than two class sessions per week;

  (6) conduct courses and each class with no more than 15 participants and with no fewer than three participants;

  (7) provide make-up class sessions for a maximum of two excused absences; and

  (8) conduct a minimum of two sessions with each participant individually and an individual exit interview with each participant.

(b) Within ten working days after completion of the course the Instructor must notify the appropriate community supervision and corrections department and forward a copy of the certificate of completion to Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS).

(c) If the participant’s deadline for completing the course is earlier than ten working days after the participant’s successful completion of the course, the Instructor must, by no later than the participant’s deadline:

  (1) forward a copy of the certificate of completion to DPS; and

  (2) notify the appropriate community supervision and corrections department, if requested by the participant, DPS, the appropriate community supervision and corrections department, or the court.


Source Note: The provisions of this §90.47 adopted to be effective November 1, 2017, 42 TexReg 4632

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