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FAIL TO DISPLAY DRIVER'S LICENSE

May be dismissed upon presenting proof of a valid driver's license at the time of the offense and payment of a $10.00 administrative fee.

VIOLATION OF DRIVER'S LICENSE RESTRICTION

May be dismissed if the restriction was due to a physical condition that was surgically corrected and DPS removed the restriction before the defendant's first court appearance with payment to the Court of a $10.00 administrative fee.

OPERATING A VEHICLE WITHOUT PLATES OR WITH ONE PLATE

May be dismissed if the registration was current during the offense and registration insignia was attached to the car before the defendant's first court appearance with payment of a $10.00 administrative fee.

DISPLAY ALTERED, UNCLEAN OR OBSCURED PLATES

May be dismissed upon proof that the defect was remedied and presented to the Court before the first Court appearance and with payment of a $10.00 administrative fee.

Municipal Court 

 Compliance Dismissals

EXPIRED DRIVER'S LICENSE

May be dismissed upon proof of renewal presented to the court within 20 working days from the date of the citation and payment of a $20.00 administrative fee.

EXPIRED INSPECTION CERTIFICATE

May be dismissed upon proof of renewal presented to the Court within 20 working days after the citation and payment of a $20.00 administrative fee.

EXPIRED REGISTRATION STICKER

May be dismissed upon proof of renewal indicating that the penalty fee was paid to the Tax Office and presented to the Court within 20 working days with a $20.00 administrative fee paid to the Court.

FAIL TO REPORT CHANGE OF ADDRESS/NAME

May be dismissed upon proof that the address/name was changed and presented within 20 working days to the Court with a payment of a $10.00 administrative fee.

DEFECTIVE EQUIPMENT

May be dismissed upon presentation of proof of equipment repair. Presentation must be made before the first court appearance with payment of a $10.00 administrative fee.

For general ticket and court information please call:

(979) 826-8838

***Court is scheduled on Tuesday's and Thursday's***

Judge Stafford

1015 11th Street
Hempstead, Texas 77445
Phone: (979) 826-8838

 Fax: (979) 921-0456

municipalcourthempstead@hempsteadcitytx.com