Monthly Archives: June 2017

Voluntary Salvage Applications for Stolen and Hail Damaged Vehicles

Please review and distribute as appropriate. During standard title examinations, the department has observed improper use of the Application for Salvage or Nonrepairable Vehicle Title (Form VTR-441) for stolen and hail damaged vehicles. Texas Transportation Code, Section 501.091(15), defines a … Continue reading

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Mover Training Seminar – Dallas, Texas

Attention all Household Goods Motor Carriers: We are pleased to announce our next Mover Training Seminar on August 30th, 2017, in Dallas, Texas.  This presentation will be a basic overview of the rules and regulations pertaining to the household good … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Hours – Independence Day

The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles will be closed for Independence Day on Tuesday, July 4, and will reopen on Wednesday, July 5. Have a safe and happy holiday! Vehicle title and registration services: Most vehicle title and registration services are provided by … Continue reading

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Proposed 43 TAC §218.61

Proposed 43 TAC §218.61 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 §218.61.  These proposed changes are posted for public … Continue reading

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Adopted 43 TAC Chapter 219

Adopted 43 TAC Chapter 219 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 219.  The adopted Texas Register language … Continue reading

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Adopted 43 TAC Chapter 218

Adopted 43 TAC Chapter 218 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.  The adopted Texas Register language … Continue reading

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Adopted 43 TAC §217.56

Adopted 43 TAC §217.56 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 §217.56.  The adopted Texas Register language is attached … Continue reading

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Adopted 43 TAC §215.140

Adopted 43 TAC §215.140 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 §215.140.  The adopted Texas Register language is attached … Continue reading

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Stolen Titles from Arizona

Please review and distribute as appropriate. As a result of a theft of blank titles in April 2017, the State of Arizona has alerted jurisdictions that roughly 25,000 blank Certificate of Title forms have been stolen from the state. Attached … Continue reading

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