Records relating to a felony conviction for a crime which has subsequently been reclassified as a misdemeanor can be expunged by the court 30 days after completion of sentence and any treatment programs ordered by the court. 22 Okl. St. § 18(A)(15).
Ineligible Category or Citation
Only felony convictions for crimes which have been subsequently reclassified as misdemeanors are eligible under this policy.
The petition must be filed in the district court where arrest information is located.
There is no statutory language regarding fees.
"Expungement" means the sealing of criminal records, as well as any public civil record. 22 Okl. St. § 18(B). The person and criminal justice agencies can reply to inquiries that no official action against the person occurred and need not disclose any information in the sealed record. Employers, educational institutions, and other cannot require an applicant to disclose a sealed record, and the applicant can answer that no such action ever occurred. After 10 years, a sealed record can be obliterated or destroyed. 22 Okl. St. §§ 18, 19.