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Oh, did we mention the good folks who designed their online system for 


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From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at) [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)] On 
Behalf Of Matthew Stuart Sent: Friday, February 21, 2014 9:28 AM
To: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)
Subject: RE: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Texas PE Criminal Background Check 

I now understand the purpose of the background check, for out-of-state 
applicants at least.

Because you have to get on the phone with MorphoTrust so they can walk you 
through all of the secret bogus input values (like only put in 9999999 for 
your drivers licensing number) and then tell you when the system can’t 
take your credit card that they are having ongoing problems with online 
payment, and oh yea by the way there are no MorphoTrust finger printing 
centers in your state so you just have to go to the local police department 
 which may or may not have the correct FD-258 finger print card, and on and 

So bottom line, if you don’t go "Postal" during the experience then you 
must be emotionally stable enough to be an engineer in Texas, this has 
nothing to do with finger prints, it's all about surviving the process.

D. Matthew Stuart, P.E., S.E., F.ASCE, F.SEI, SECB, MgtEng Structural 
Division Manager Pennoni Associates Inc. Office 215-222-3000 x7895
Mobile 908-309-8657 | mstuart(--nospam--at)

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