Monthly Archives: January 2017

43 TAC Chapters 206 and 221, Proposal

Proposed TAC, Chapter 206, §206.131 and Chapter 221, §§221.16, 221.53, and 221.73 Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has published in the Texas Register proposed changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect … Continue reading

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43 TAC Chapter 218, Adoption

Adopted Chapter 218, Motor Carriers Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has published in the Texas Register adopted changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect Chapter 218, §§218.2, 218.13, 218.31, 218.32, 218.52, … Continue reading

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Dealer Training Seminar in Waco, Texas

Motor Vehicle Dealers and Industry: We are pleased to announce our Dealer Training Seminar on February 16th, 2017, in Waco, Texas. This presentation will be a broad overview of the rules and regulations surrounding the motor vehicle dealer industry. Representatives … Continue reading

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Salvage Motor Vehicle Dealer Seminar in Waco, Texas

Salvage Motor Vehicle Dealers and Industry: We are pleased to announce our Salvage Dealer Training Update on February 15th, 2017, in Waco, Texas.  This presentation will be a specific overview of the rules and regulations surrounding the salvage motor vehicle … Continue reading

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INITIAL NOTIFICATION: eTAG system performance issue (1/27/2017 @ 6:20 AM CDT)

Good evening,   The eTAG system is currently experiencing a performance issue which may prevent a limited number of users from logging in.  Support staff are working to identify and resolve the issue.  An update will be sent by 8:00 … Continue reading

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Interstate Highway 14 Designation (Revised)

Correction: The previous message implied that portable buildings in excess of 16 feet in width would be routed on Interstate 14. Portable buildings exceeding 16 feet in width are not allowed on the main lanes of Interstate 14. On Thursday, … Continue reading

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Interstate Highway 14 Designation

On Thursday, January 26, 2017, the Texas Transportation Commission designated a 25-mile segment of the state highway system as Interstate 14, concurrent with US190 from the eastern junction of US190 and East Business US190 in Copperas Cove to IH35 in … Continue reading

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County Equipment Refresh Project Update

  Good afternoon,   As the County Equipment Refresh project nears the halfway point, we would like to provide you an update on our progress thus far. As of January 24, 2017, 241 county offices have received new RTS workstations … Continue reading

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TxPROS Security Settings Update Postponed

The TxDMV has postponed a security update to the Texas Permitting and Routing Optimization System (TxPROS) that had been scheduled for Jan. 15, 2017. You will be notified when the update is rescheduled. Source: Motor Carriers TxPROS Security Settings Update … Continue reading

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2017 Gregorian and Application Manager Dates

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Attached are two files providing a calendar and table listing format of the Gregorian and Application Manager (AM) dates for calendar year 2017. The AM date is part of the transaction identification number that … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – MLK Jr. Day

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be closed on Monday, Jan. 16, with the exception of the Motor Carrier Oversize/Overweight Permits Section which will be open during its normal business hours, … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: NMVTIS Inquiry Report data is available (01/11/2017)

Good morning,   NMVTIS data from January 5, 2017, and January 9, 2017, is now available on the NMVTIS Inquiry Report.  Please run the NMVTIS Inquiry Report in Cognos using January 10, 2017 as the start and end date to capture all errors … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: RTS SPV calculator available (1/10/2017)

Good afternoon,   The Standard Presumptive Value (SPV) calculator in RTS was available as of 2:50 PM CDT this afternoon (01/10/2017).  Please continue normal business operations.  If you experience new issues with the RTS SPV calculator, please contact the service desk.   Statewide ticket #:103444   … Continue reading

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RTS SPV calculator issue (1/10/2017)

Good afternoon,   An issue has been reported with the Standard Presumptive Value (SPV) calculator in RTS. Support staff are working to identify and resolve the issue. As a reminder, you may use the Black Book Downloadable Application (BBDL) Texas … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: webDEALER outage 9:41 – 10:00 AM CDT (01/10/2017)

  Good morning,   The webDEALER system was briefly unavailable between 9:41 – 10:00 AM CDT this morning (01/10/2017). Support staff immediately resolved the issue and the system is currently available. Please resume normal business operations. If you experience new issues … Continue reading

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UPDATE: NMVTIS Data delayed 1/10/2017

  Good morning,   AAMVA files from Thursday, January 5, 2017, were delivered to TxDMV last night (01/09/2017).  TxDMV will process the files in tonight’s batch (01/10/2017).  The NMVTIS data from Thursday, January 5, 2017 will be available tomorrow morning (1/11/2017).  … Continue reading

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UPDATE: IRP Voucher issue clarification

  Good afternoon, Due to a technical issue at the State Comptroller’s office, the IRP vouchers from December 21, 2016 did not process last week.  As a result, the county tax offices that receive IRP money may not be able to … Continue reading

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CORRECTION: IRP Voucher 5275158 issue

  Good afternoon, Due to a technical issue at the State Comptroller’s office, voucher 5275158 did not process last week.  It has been confirmed that voucher 5272158 will be processed tonight.  Payment for voucher 5275158 will be available this week … Continue reading

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TxPROS Security Settings Update

The Texas Permitting and Routing Optimization System (TxPROS) will be updated at noon on Jan. 15. To check your web browser’s compatibility with this update, please visit https://K-TRIPS.com/TxPROSConfirmation.aspx. If you receive a message stating that your web browser will be … Continue reading

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RTS performance issue reported in some counties (01/09/2017)

    Good morning,   An RTS performance issue was observed between 10:03 – 10:18 AM CDT this morning (01/09/2017) that impacted a limited number of workstations in a limited number of counties. If you are still experiencing issues connecting … Continue reading

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UPDATE: NMVTIS Data delayed 1/09/2016

  Good morning,   Due to the system maintenance performed by AAMVA, the NMVTIS data from Thursday, January 5, 2017 is still not available on the NMVTIS inquiry report. Support staff continue to work with AAMVA to identify a resolution. Currently, … Continue reading

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Webinars for Counties on RTB #013-16

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Webinars will be held for county tax assessor-collectors to discuss RTB #013-16 Salvage Vehicles Rebuilt by Salvage Vehicle Dealers. The webinar schedule is listed below and space is limited, so please reserve your virtual … Continue reading

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Webinars for Salvage Dealers on RTB #013-16

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Webinars will be held for salvage dealers to discuss RTB #013-16 Salvage Vehicles Rebuilt by Salvage Vehicle Dealers. The webinar schedule is listed below and space is limited, so please reserve your virtual “seat” … Continue reading

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NMVTIS Data delayed 1/6/2017

  Good morning,   TxDMV did not receive the daily NMVTIS data file from AAMVA last night.  NMVTIS reports will be blank today.  Support staff are working with AAMVA to resolve the issue.  The data from today will be on reports … Continue reading

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webDEALER – 2,000,000 Transactions Approved

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) is happy to announce that the two millionth webDEALER application was approved by Bexar County for Red McCombs Ford. webDEALER use continues to increase as evidenced by reaching … Continue reading

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