You may be able to require that the charge be dismissed from your driving record by successfully completing a Driving Safety Course or a Motorcycle Operator Training Course, by waiving your rights to a trial and enter a plea of guilty or no contest and request to complete a Defensive Driving Safety Course.
You must appear in person or make a request by Certified Mail on or before your appearance date. If you fail to request a driving safety course on or before your appearance date, you lose your right to take said course.
You are eligible for a defensive driving course if you:
The right to complete a course does not apply to a defendant charged with:
You will have 90 days to Submit Uniformed Certificate of Completion (Court Copy obtained upon completion of the course) and a Driving Record (obtainable from DPS in Austin for $10.00), in accordance with Court instructions.
|Speeding and Other Moving Violations||$144.00 ($10.00 nonrefundable fee included)|
|Speeding in a School Zone||$169.00 ($10.00 nonrefundable fee included)|