The authority shall require the person to produce proof of the person's identity and residence before the authority gives the registration form to the person for verification. REGISTRATION AND VERIFICATIONREQUIREMENTS; RELATED NOTICEArt. The person shall satisfy the requirements of this subsection not later than the later of:(1) the seventh day after the person's arrival in the municipality or county; or(2) the first date the local law enforcement authority of the municipality or county by policy allows the person to register or verify registration, as applicable.(b) The department shall provide the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, the Texas Juvenile Justice Department, and each local law enforcement authority, authority for campus security, county jail, and court with a form for registering persons required by this chapter to register.(c) The registration form shall require:(1) the person's full name, date of birth, sex, race, height, weight, eye color, hair color, social security number, driver's license number, and shoe size;(1-a) the address at which the person resides or intends to reside or, if the person does not reside or intend to reside at a physical address, a detailed description of each geographical location at which the person resides or intends to reside;(1-b) each alias used by the person and any home, work, or cellular telephone number of the person;(2) a recent color photograph or, if possible, an electronic digital image of the person and a complete set of the person's fingerprints;(3) the type of offense the person was convicted of, the age of the victim, the date of conviction, and the punishment received;(4) an indication as to whether the person is discharged, paroled, or released on juvenile probation, community supervision, or mandatory supervision;(5) an indication of each license, as defined by Article 62.005(g), that is held or sought by the person;(6) an indication as to whether the person is or will be employed, carrying on a vocation, or a student at a particular public or private institution of higher education in this state or another state, and the name and address of that institution;(7) the identification of any online identifier established or used by the person;(8) the vehicle registration information, including the make, model, vehicle identification number, color, and license plate number, of any vehicle owned by the person, if the person has a reportable conviction or adjudication for an offense under:(A) Section 20A.02(a)(3), (4), (7), or (8), Penal Code; or(B) Section 20A.03, Penal Code, if based partly or wholly on conduct that constitutes an offense under Section 20A.02(a)(3), (4), (7), or (8) of that code; and(9) any other information required by the department.(d) The registration form must contain a statement and description of any registration duties the person has or may have under this chapter.(e) Not later than the third day after a person's registering, the local law enforcement authority with whom the person registered shall send a copy of the registration form to the department and, if the person resides on the campus of a public or private institution of higher education, to any authority for campus security for that institution.(f) Not later than the seventh day after the date on which the person is released, a person for whom registration is completed under this chapter shall report to the applicable local law enforcement authority to verify the information in the registration form received by the authority under this chapter. (a) This chapter applies only to a reportable conviction or adjudication occurring on or after September 1, 1970.(b) Except as provided by Subsection (c), the duties imposed on a person required to register under this chapter on the basis of a reportable conviction or adjudication, and the corresponding duties and powers of other entities in relation to the person required to register on the basis of that conviction or adjudication, are not affected by:(1) an appeal of the conviction or adjudication; or(2) a pardon of the conviction or adjudication.(c) If a conviction or adjudication that is the basis of a duty to register under this chapter is set aside on appeal by a court or if the person required to register under this chapter on the basis of a conviction or adjudication receives a pardon on the basis of subsequent proof of innocence, the duties imposed on the person by this chapter and the corresponding duties and powers of other entities in relation to the person are terminated. (a) For the purposes of this chapter, the department is responsible for determining whether an offense under the laws of another state, federal law, the laws of a foreign country, or the Uniform Code of Military Justice contains elements that are substantially similar to the elements of an offense under the laws of this state.(b) The department annually shall provide or make available to each prosecuting attorney's office in this state:(1) the criteria used in making a determination under Subsection (a); and(2) any existing record or compilation of offenses under the laws of another state, federal law, the laws of a foreign country, and the Uniform Code of Military Justice that the department has already determined to contain elements that are substantially similar to the elements of offenses under the laws of this state.(c) An appeal of a determination made under this article shall be brought in a district court in Travis County. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice, the Texas Juvenile Justice Department, and the department may adopt any rule necessary to implement this chapter.
The committee shall:(1) develop or select, from among existing tools or from any tool recommended by the Council on Sex Offender Treatment, a sex offender screening tool to be used in determining the level of risk of a person subject to registration under this chapter;(2) ensure that staff is trained on the use of the screening tool;(3) monitor the use of the screening tool in the state; and(4) analyze other screening tools as they become available and revise or replace the existing screening tool if warranted.(c) The sex offender screening tool must use an objective point system under which a person is assigned a designated number of points for each of various factors.
The review committee, to the extent feasible, must include at least:(1) one member having experience in law enforcement;(2) one member having experience working with juvenile sex offenders;(3) one member having experience as a sex offender treatment provider;(4) one member having experience working with victims of sex offenses;(5) the executive director of the Council on Sex Offender Treatment; and(6) one sex offender treatment provider registered under Chapter 110, Occupations Code, and selected by the executive director of the Council on Sex Offender Treatment to serve on the review committee.(b) The risk assessment review committee functions in an oversight capacity.
(a) The Texas Department of Criminal Justice shall establish a risk assessment review committee composed of at least seven members, each of whom serves on the review committee in addition to the member's other employment-related duties.
If the person does not reside or intend to reside in a municipality, the person shall register or verify registration in any county where the person resides or intends to reside for more than seven days.
(a) A person who has a reportable conviction or adjudication or who is required to register as a condition of parole, release to mandatory supervision, or community supervision shall register or, if the person is a person for whom registration is completed under this chapter, verify registration as provided by Subsection (f), with the local law enforcement authority in any municipality where the person resides or intends to reside for more than seven days.