Others Applying fora Commercial Driver License If a person is applying fora Texas driver license for the first time, he will have to fulfill requirements in addition to those fora Texas driver. He will be required to complete an original application fora Texas driver license and take any knowledge and/or skills tests required. The tests are derived from both the Texas Drivers Handbook and the Texas Commercial Motor Vehicle Drivers Handbook. All necessary forms/hand- books are available at any Driver License Office or visit our website at www.dps.texas.gov. Application If an applicant does not pass the knowledge and skills tests on the date of the first application, the pending application will be retained in the driver license system for 90 days. If after 90 days or 3 failures, all required tests have not been passed, the application will be cancelled and anew application, fee and tests will be required. Fees A CDL will require a fee of $60.00 for five years. If a driver already has a valid Texas driver license (Class AB, or C) and converts to a Commercial Drivers License, they will be given a $4.00 credit for each full year remaining on the current license. A $24.00 fee is required for an applicant who obtains a Commercial Leaners Permit (CLP). A $10.00 fee is required for an applicant who makes a change in the class or type of license, endorsement, or restrictions, or one that adds a class of vehicles) to a CDL. The fee fora replacement (duplicate) license is $10.00. Implied Consent A person who drives a commercial motor vehicle in this state is deemed to have given consent to submit to the taking of one or more specimens of the person’s breath, blood, or urine for the purpose of analysis to determine the alcohol concentration or the presence in the person’s body of a controlled substance or drug.