1 year ago I was arrested for a DUI in CO (while a CO resident with a CO driver's license) and ultimately pled guilty to a reduced charge of DWAI (note: this is not equivalent to DWI in TX. CO's DWAI is a lesser charge for a BAC between 0.05 and 0.079 which, as far as I'm aware, TX has no equivalent to). I received 1-year probation which was dismissed after 6 months because I completed all the terms early. My license was not suspended because DWAI is only 8 points (out of a possible 12 annually in CO) and the DMV civil hearing was dismissed. I thus have a valid CO driver's license.
This month, I relocated to Texas for a job. Is there any possibility of TX attempting to enact any penalties against me when I get a TX driver's license given that I blew over 0.08 and have the DWAI on my MVR?Just to be clear, both the civil (DMV) and criminal cases in CO are closed. The DMV case resulted in a dismissal of the hearing without a judgement against me and the criminal case resulted in the DWAI conviction and subsequent probation, which I've completed. I thus have no further legal obligations or penalties in CO. Additionally, to be safe, I obtained a notarized copy of my CO MVR from the DMV stating that I am "eligible to apply for a driver license in the state of Colorado or any other jurisdiction."
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