March 2009 Applications

So, your CHL Application has been filed and the clock has slowed to a crawl - tell us about it!

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March 2009 Applications

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Post by dertysouth1 » Sat Mar 07, 2009 9:12 pm

Hello All! Im new to the forums. This is my first post. I just finished my CHL class today. I did not see a March 2009 Topic so I decided to start one.
03/07/09 - CHL Class completed
03/10/09 - Mailed packet
03/12/09 - Packet received by DPS
05/01/09 - Received PIN in mail (Dated 04/23/09)....processing application.
09/01/09 - Application Completed - license issued or certificate active
09/04/09 - Plastic in hand

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Post by LaserTex » Sun Mar 08, 2009 11:20 am

Hi and welcome. Lots and lots of great reading on here.

Doug :txflag:
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Post by diastiss » Sun Mar 08, 2009 6:59 pm

did you take tom's class on the seventh? :coolgleamA:
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Re: March 2009 Applications

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Post by wjh81 » Sun Mar 08, 2009 7:12 pm

Hi all. New member here. I took my CHL Feb 28th and sent off my paperwork March 2nd, so I am waiting like everyone else!
Class: 2-28-09
Mailed: 3-2-09
Received: 3-5-09
Status is: "Processing": 4-9-09
Letter sent for photos: 5-5-09
DPS received new photos: 5-21-09
Status: "Processing Application": 5-27-09
Application Complete: 6-19-09
Plastic in Hand: 6-24-09


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Post by dbshelton » Sun Mar 08, 2009 9:04 pm

Completed our CHL class Saturday 3/7/09 Mailing both my wife and my packets tomorrow morning, 3/9/09. I've already paid online and have PIN, but my wife doesn't. We'll see if there is any difference in our waiting times.

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Post by ninemm » Sun Mar 08, 2009 9:38 pm

My wife and I:

Submitted online applications 02/06/2009.
Received packets 02/27/2009
Took CHL class 02/28/2009
Mailed completed applications 03/02/2009
Delivery confirmation 03/03/2009
03/09/2009 Status: "Packet Mailed to Applicant."

Dallas and Ellis County references on application

Anyone with experience as to Dallas/Ellis county effect on processing time?


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Re: March 2009 Applications

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Post by dertysouth1 » Tue Mar 10, 2009 10:27 am

i mailed my packet today. the waiting begins.
03/07/09 - CHL Class completed
03/10/09 - Mailed packet
03/12/09 - Packet received by DPS
05/01/09 - Received PIN in mail (Dated 04/23/09)....processing application.
09/01/09 - Application Completed - license issued or certificate active
09/04/09 - Plastic in hand


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Post by dannacc » Thu Mar 12, 2009 11:04 am

Let's see how long this takes. I took the class from Sgt. McGuire in Fort Worth, and would recommend him to everyone.

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02/28/09 -- CHL Class Taken
03/02/09 -- Packet mailed to DPS
03/09/09 -- Check cashed by DPS
04/06/09 -- PIN received
05/15/09 -- Application Complete
05/18/09 -- Plastic in hand!


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Post by Biga9999 » Thu Mar 12, 2009 11:06 am

Taking the class on Saturday, will send in packet on Monday. Let the waiting game begin. :woohoo :banghead:
"Eat, Drink and be Merry, for tomorrow we die"
David J Matthews

CHL Class 03/14/09
Mailed to DPS 03/16/09
DPS received 03/19/09
Processing 04/30/09
Approved 06/19/09
In hand 06/23/09


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Re: March 2009 Applications

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Post by CrimsonSoul » Fri Mar 13, 2009 6:17 pm

Took the class on 3/7 mailed on 3/9 lets hope it's not too long now to make me a signature....
Approved 07/17/09
In hand 07/17/09


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Post by sierra » Mon Mar 16, 2009 3:39 pm

Thought I'd join in on this one.

CHL Class 02/22/09
Mailed to DPS 02/27/09
DPS recieved 03/02/09
Check Deposited 03/06/09
Processing xx/xx/xx
Approved xx/xx/xx
In hand xx/xx/xx


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Post by Biga9999 » Mon Mar 16, 2009 3:45 pm

So it begins

CHL Class 03/14/09
Mailed to DPS 03/16/09
DPS recieved xx/xx/xx
Check Deposited xx/xx/xx
Processing xx/xx/xx
Approved xx/xx/xx
In hand xx/xx/xx
"Eat, Drink and be Merry, for tomorrow we die"
David J Matthews

CHL Class 03/14/09
Mailed to DPS 03/16/09
DPS received 03/19/09
Processing 04/30/09
Approved 06/19/09
In hand 06/23/09


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Re: March 2009 Applications

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Post by shawn » Mon Mar 16, 2009 4:14 pm

Hi, my name is Shawn, and I'm addicted to checking my status on line. :tiphat:


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Post by Biga9999 » Mon Mar 16, 2009 5:27 pm

"HI SHAWN"
shawn wrote:Hi, my name is Shawn, and I'm addicted to checking my status on line. :tiphat:
"Eat, Drink and be Merry, for tomorrow we die"
David J Matthews

CHL Class 03/14/09
Mailed to DPS 03/16/09
DPS received 03/19/09
Processing 04/30/09
Approved 06/19/09
In hand 06/23/09

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Re: March 2009 Applications

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Post by LaserTex » Mon Mar 16, 2009 8:30 pm

Hi all - waiting here from January but the dates are getting closer to mine. Expecting the status to change this week for me. Anyway, welcome. BUnches of good information and GREAT people. Ask anything and someone (usually many) can help.

Doug :txflag:
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