A pawnshop is a business where a consumer may pledge personal property as collateral for a loan. The personal property is then held by the pawnshop, and may be bought back by the consumer for a set price within a set period of time.
Administrative Action Report
Pawn Administrative Action Report - Fiscal Year 2018
Acquiring Licensing & Existing Licensees
Statutes & Rules
These are the primary statutes and rules that apply to pawnshops and pawn employees. This is not a complete list of laws that pawnshops and pawn employees are required to comply with.
Primary State Statute
Chapter 371, Texas Finance Code: Pawnshops
Title 7, Chapter 85, Texas Administrative Code
Other State Statutes
Texas Constitution and Statutes
Federal Statutes & Rules
U.S. Government Publishing Office