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Request for Board of Nursing - Fingerprint Card

Effective September 1, 2003, RN applicants for initial licensure in Texas must have a criminal background check. Effective September 1, 2005, LVN applicants for initial licensure in Texas must have a criminal background check. The mandatory criminal background check applies to licensure by examination and endorsement.It does not apply to individual who are renewing their Texas licenses.

https://www.fbi.gov/file-repository/identity-history-summary-request-fd-258-110120/view