Texas Public Safety Organization Bond
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Definition and Licensing of
Texas Public Safety Organizations
Title 11, Chapter 1803 of the Texas Occupations Code defines public safety organizations as non-governmental groups that are made up of law enforcement personnel, firefighters, and other related public safety related professions who form a group to obtain goods, services, or hold evens for the benefit of its members or the larger general public. This also includes publications of the group.
Such organizations are licensed by the Texas Secretary of State.
A condition of licensing is the furnishing of a $10,000 surety bond. The bond form is entitled ‘Public Safety Organization, Independent Promoter Or Public Safety Publication Solicitor’s Bond’.
Qualifying and the Premium
You and your organization are automatically approved for the $10,000 Texas public safety organization bond. There is no credit check inquiry and the bond is issued to you within minutes of calling our agency.
The premium for this surety bond is $150 annually.
Applying is easy. When you call us, we’ll just ask you the name that should appear on your organization’s surety bond. Then we’ll need all other standard contact information which includes an email address.
After payment of the premium, your bond is issued to you. Along with your Power of Attorney form, the bond is mailed to you for filing.
Upon receipt, you’ll sign your bond as Principal before filing all original documents received to:
Secretary of State
P.O. Box 12887
Austin, Texas 78711
Premium Prepayment Options
The $150 premium for your public safety organization bond will renew annually on the anniversary of its issuance.
You may prepay your premium up to 3 years, thereby offering you a savings over annual renewals.
The premium prepayment option and savings are as follows:
- If prepaid for 2 years, the premium is $270, a $30 savings;
- If prepaid for 3 years, the premium is $390, a $60 savings.
Purpose of Your Bond Requirement
This surety bond serves as a financial guarantee of your organization’s compliance with Chapter 1803 of the Occupations Code, as amended.
AmeriPro Surety Bonds is a surety bonds-only agency. We provide license and permit, court, and probate surety bonds in all 50 states, and Washington D.C.
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