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Proposed 43 TAC §215.144

Proposed 43 TAC §215.144 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 Chapter 215, §215.144. These proposed changes are posted … Continue reading

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Resolved: RTS performance issue reported (12/22/2017 @ 9:10 AM CST)

Good afternoon,   The RTS system encountered a performance issue between 8:00 AM CST and 9:00 AM CST today (12/22/2017) which caused a limited number of users to experience issues closing out their work stations. If you experienced this issue please reboot your … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: RTS performance issue reported (12/22/2017 @ 8:50 AM CST)

Good afternoon,   The RTS system encountered a performance issue this morning (12/22/2017) which caused a limited number of users to experience issues closing out their work stations. Support staff are working to identify and resolve the issue. An update will sent … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: RTS performance issue reported (12/21/2017 @ 5:15 PM)

Good afternoon,   The RTS system encountered a performance issue between 4:42 PM and 5:03 PM today (12/21/2017) which caused a limited number of users to experience issues closing out their work stations. If you experienced this issue please reboot your work station … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: RTS Release 9.0 (01/02/2018)

Good afternoon, Over the weekend of January 2, 2018, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will update the Registration and Title System (RTS) and Internet Vehicle Title and Registration Service (IVTRS) with Release 9.0 that contains the content summarized … Continue reading

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Resolved: eTAG Issue (12/20/2017 @ 4:56 PM)

Good afternoon, An issue was reported that prevented some users from logging into the eTAG system. Support staff have identified and resolve the issue. If you experience any new issues logging into the eTAG system please contact the Service Desk. The statewide ticket for … Continue reading

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TxDMV Holiday Schedules

Need to take care of business with the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) during the holidays? Please be aware of the following schedules:  Saturday, Dec. 23: The Oversize/Overweight Permits Office will be CLOSED during regular Saturday hours. Monday, Dec. 25: All TxDMV … Continue reading

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New Intermodal Shipping Container Port Permit – Effective Jan. 1, 2018

On Monday, January 1, 2018, TxDMV will begin issuing an annual permit for the overweight transport of intermodal shipping containers. The 85th Texas Legislature created the new Intermodal Shipping Container Port Permit that allows travel within 30 miles of Texas ports … Continue reading

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New Annual Fluid Milk Transport Permit – Effective Jan. 1, 2018

On Monday, January 1, 2018, TxDMV will begin issuing an annual permit for the overweight transport of fluid milk. The 85th Texas Legislature created the new Annual Fluid Milk Transport Permit. To qualify for this permit, a truck-tractor and semitrailer … Continue reading

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Mail System and Self-Issue Dimensions to Change for TxPROS

As a reminder, on December 20, 2017, the TxDMV is moving to a centralized mail process for annual permits issued through the Texas Permitting and Routing Optimization System (TxPROS). All permits that must be mailed (permits that require a windshield … Continue reading

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Proposed 43 TAC §57.18, §§57.48-57.52

Proposed 43 TAC §57.18, §§57.48-57.52 Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority (ABTPA) has published in the Texas Register proposed changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect §§57.18, 57.48, 57.49, 57.50, and 57.51, … Continue reading

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Salvage Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar – San Antonio

Salvage Motor Vehicle Dealers and Industry: We are pleased to announce our Salvage Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar on January 17th, 2018, in San Antonio, Texas.  This presentation will be a specific overview of the rules and regulations surrounding the … Continue reading

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Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar – San Antonio

Motor Vehicle Dealers and Industry: We are pleased to announce our Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar on January 18th, 2018, in San Antonio, Texas.  This presentation will be a broad overview of the rules and regulations surrounding the motor vehicle … Continue reading

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Resolved: eTAG Issue 12/08/2017 @ 11:55 AM CST

Good morning,   The issue preventing some users from logging into the eTAG system has been resolved. If you experience new issues logging into the eTAG system please contact the Service Desk.    The state wide ticket number is: 157052 Please remember that after … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: eTAG Issue (12/08/2017 @ 11:35 AM)

Good morning, An issue has been reported where some users are unable to access the eTAG system. Support staff are working to identify and resolve the issue. An update will sent by 1:00 PM CST this afternoon, December 8, 2017. … Continue reading

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webDEALER / eTAG Update – Deployment Delay

The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles previously announced plans to update the webDEALER and eTAG software by the end of 2017. Unfortunately, the programming of the system has not concluded and requires additional testing. We will continue to operate and … Continue reading

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Oversize/Overweight Permit Mailing Process and TxPROS Changes

On Tuesday, December 19, 2017, the TxDMV is moving to a centralized mail process for our annual permits. All permits that must be mailed (permits that require a windshield sticker or a print out on TxDMV security paper) will be … Continue reading

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TxDMV to Launch Electronic Licensing, Insurance and Credentialing (eLINC) System

TxDMV will launch the electronic Licensing, Insurance and Credentialing (eLINC) on Dec. 10, 2017, to offer online self-service to carriers applying for Operating Authority in Texas. The initial launch of eLINC will allow customers to handle all steps in the … Continue reading

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Proposed 43 TAC §§217.43, 217.45 and 217.46

Proposed 43 TAC §§217.43, 217.45 and 217.46   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 Chapter 217, §§217.43, … Continue reading

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TxDMV Board Meeting – December 7

      The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) board has scheduled the following meeting for the month of December: Board Meeting  Thursday, December 7, 2017 – 8 a.m.  4000 Jackson Avenue, Austin – Lone Star Room TxDMV board … Continue reading

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Resolved: eTAG Issue 11/30/2017 @ 5:15 PM CST

Good evening,   The issue preventing a small number of users from logging into the eTAG system has been addressed. If you submitted your license renewal on time, or your license expiration date is in the future, and you experience … Continue reading

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Update: eTAG Issue 11/30/2017 @ 9:00 AM CST

Good morning,   Support staff have determined that the issue affects a very small number of dealers.  If you encounter an issue logging into the eTAG system please contact the Service Desk.  An update will be sent by 5:00 PM today, … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: eTAG Issue 11/29/2017 @ 7:00 PM CST

Good evening,   An issue has been identified with the eTAG system which prevents some users from logging into the system. Support staff are working to resolve the issue. An update will be sent by 9:00 AM tomorrow, (11/30/2017) or as additional … Continue reading

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TxPROS outage on Tuesday, November 28, 2017

The Texas Permitting and Routing and Optimization System (TxPROS) went down starting at 5:06 p.m. Austin, Texas, time due to a server failure. Service was restored at 6:45 p.m. Customers who were in the process of ordering a permit between … Continue reading

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eTAG/webDEALER Online Training Starts TODAY, November 28, 2017!

  Have YOU signed up for eTAG/webDEALER training?   Webinar Sessions Start Today! eTAG (the system used for Buyer Tags) is moving into webDEALER (the title application system). The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles is offering online training webinars to … Continue reading

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