Texas Peace Officers and Reserve
Proficiency Certification Charts
Chapter 217 Enrollment, Licensing, Appointment, and Separation
HB 4009, which became effective 9/1/2009, requires an officer first licensed by the commission on or after January 1, 2011, to complete a one-time basic education and training program on the trafficking of persons.
As a result, Commission Rule §217.11 Legislatively Required Continuing Education for Licensees subsection (e) requires peace officers first licensed on or after January 1, 2011, to complete a basic training program on the trafficking of persons within one year of licensure.