What Is a Defensive Driving Affidavit?

FAQ video: Defensive Driving Affidavit in Texas? Explains 2 types: court-required for ticket dismissal (promises not taking course) & online driver verification (out-of-state or no TX-registered car).

A defensive driving affidavit is a notarized statement confirming your identity, which some Texas courts require. We explain why and when they are mandated before your completion certificate can be released.