|(a) An applicant or license holder applying for or
renewing a license issued by the Board must submit a complete and
legible set of fingerprints, in a manner approved by the Board, to
the Board, the Texas Real Estate Commission, the Texas Department
of Public Safety, or other authorized entity for the purpose of obtaining
criminal history record information from the Texas Department of Public
Safety and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
(b) The Board will conduct a criminal history check
of each applicant for a license or renewal of a license.
(c) If an applicant or license holder has previously
submitted fingerprints on behalf of the Board or Commission as provided
in (a), no additional fingerprints are required.