Other Dismissal Options

Expired Driver's License


A citation for an expired driver's license may be dismissed if you bring proof to the court that you renewed your license within 20 calendar days of the offense. You must also pay a $20 dismissal fee.

Failure to Display Driver's License


A citation for failure to display driver's license or no proof of financial responsibility (insurance) may be dismissed if you bring proof to the court that you had a valid driver's license or proof of financial responsibility (insurance) on the date and time of the offense.


Expired Registration


A citation for an expired registration may be dismissed if you bring proof to the court that you remedied the defect within 20 working days. You must pay a $20 dismissal fee.

If you have any questions about your dismissal options, please contact the Municipal Court Office at 972-287-2192.

The Municipal Court staff does not answer legal questions of any nature. The clerks are allowed to explain court proceedings and procedures only. If you need legal advice, please contact an attorney.