What are the requirements to take a Defensive Driving class?

1. Come to the Court Clerk window on or before your court date to request the Driving Safety Course or you may appear on your court date before the judge.
2. Plead guilty or nolo contendere (No Contest) and waive a jury trial.
3. Pay court costs in the amount of $144.00 unless the offense occurred in a school-crossing zone, then pay court costs in the amount of $169.00.
4. Present to the court a valid Texas Driver’s license or permit.
5. Present to the court proof of financial responsibility in your name (automobile liability insurance.)

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1. How do I appear for court virtually?
2. Why didn't I receive an email with the virtual court information?
3. Why am I still in the waiting room?
4. What if I can't do virtual court?
5. Can I make a payment online?
6. Why am I unable to pull up my citation online?
7. Why am I unable to pay my citation online?
8. Can I take Defensive Driving to have my ticket dismissed?
9. How do I know if I am eligible to take Defensive Driving?
10. How long do I have to take the Defensive Driving class?
11. What are the requirements to take a Defensive Driving class?
12. Can I show my proof of insurance at the clerk's window?
13. Can I show proof that I have renewed my registration sticker at the clerk's window?
14. How do I reset my court date?
15. Can I reset my court date the same day I have court?
16. Can I reset my court date over the phone?
17. When do I have to pay the court costs?
18. Can I be placed on a payment plan?
19. Will I have to pay a fine if I have renewed my sticker?
20. Is there a fee for using a credit card?
21. What credit cards do you accept?
22. Can I show up to court at anytime?
23. Can I pay with someone else's credit card?
24. Can I bring a book or newspaper to court?
25. Can I pay my ticket at any court?
26. Can I be placed on deferred for my ticket?
27. Can I request my driving record on line?