Category Archives: Tax Assessor-Collectors

Evidence Testing Grant Program and Ending Homelessness Donations

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The 85th Texas Legislature passed House Bill 4102 that added Sections 502.414 and 502.415 to the Texas Transportation Code. The new sections introduce two new voluntary donations, the Evidence Testing Grant Program 502.414 and … Continue reading

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Reminder: Scheduled Maintenance (2/01/2018 @ 7:00 PM CDT)

Good afternoon,   On Thursday, February 1, 2018, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be performing scheduled maintenance on the network. The duration of the maintenance is scheduled for up to three (3) hours beginning at 7:00 PM … Continue reading

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INITIAL NOTIFICAION: IRP Transmittal Report Issue (02/01/2018 @ 8:36 AM CST)

Good morning,   Due to issues with the IRP batch process last night your IRP Transmittal reports will be incomplete. These transactions will be processed tonight for the counties to view their IRP Transmittal reports on Friday, February 02, 2018. An update … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: Cognos reports delayed (02/01/2018 @ 10:18 AM CDT)

Good morning, All Cognos reports were available for viewing as of 9:30 AM CDT this morning (02/01/2018).  If you experience new issues with Week to Date Report and Inventory Transaction Report, please contact the Service Desk. The statewide ticket for this issue … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: Two Cognos Reports delayed (02/01/2018 @ 8:00 AM CDT)

Good morning,   The Week to Date Report  and Inventory Transaction Report will be delayed and are expected to be available by 9:30 AM CDT this morning (02/01/2018).  A notification will be sent once the reports are available.    The statewide ticket for this issue is: 163333 … Continue reading

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Cancelled: Scheduled Maintenance (01/30/2018 @ 7:00 PM CDT)

Good afternoon,   Due to county feedback the network security patch originally scheduled to be deployed this evening will be delayed until Thursday, February 1, 2018. If you have questions please contact the Service Desk.   If you would like to … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: Scheduled Maintenance (01/30/2018 @ 7:00 PM CDT)

Good morning,   On January 30, 2018, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be performing scheduled maintenance on the network. The duration of the maintenance is scheduled for up to three (3) hours beginning at 7:00 PM CDT … Continue reading

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Resolved: RTS Available (01/15/2018 @ 4:10 PM)

Good afternoon, The RTS system was available as of 4:10 PM CDT this afternoon, 01/15/2018. If you experience new issues with the RTS system please contact the service desk. The statewide ticket for this issue is: 161062 If you would … Continue reading

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Update: RTS Unavailable (01/15/2018 @ 2:15 PM CDT)

Good afternoon,   The RTS system continues to be unavailable. The power issue was resolved earlier, and approximately 700 out of 1000 servers are operational.  State Data Center support staff continue to work to bring the remaining servers up.  An update will sent by 4:00 … Continue reading

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Update: RTS Unavailable (01/15/2018 @ 12:30 PM)

Good afternoon,  The RTS system is currently unavailable due to an emergency power issue at the State Data Center. State Data Center support staff have resolved the power issue and are working to bring systems back online.  An update will sent by 2:00 … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: RTS Unavailable (01/15/2018 @ 11:24 AM)

Good morning, The RTS system is currently unavailable due to an issue at the State Data Center. State Data Center support staff are working to identify and resolve the issue. An update will sent by 12:30 PM this afternoon 01/15/2018. The … Continue reading

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eView for Specialty License Plate Designs

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles is previewing two license plates, Route 66 and Red Racing Stripes. We offer you the opportunity to provide input on these new designs. Please visit us at the following … Continue reading

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Webinars: Registration and Title System Release 9.0

Please review and distribute as appropriate. With Registration and Title System (RTS) Release 9.0, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will introduce the Package Delivery Vehicle license plate and changes related to Antique and Annual license plates. The following … Continue reading

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RTB #018-17 Package Delivery Plates Pertaining to House Bill 561

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Thank you, Jeremiah Kuntz, DirectorVehicle Titles and Registration DivisionTexas Department of Motor Vehicles Attachment If you have any questions concerning this communication, please contact your local TxDMV Regional Service Center.   RTB_018-17_Pkg._Delivery_Plates_Pertaining_to_HB_561.pdf Source: Tax … Continue reading

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Reminder: RTS Release 9.0 Deployment

Good morning, Reminder, 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 … Continue reading

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Update: RTS Release 9.0 Deployment

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: 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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Misprint of Trailer Renewal Notices

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The “Mobility/Clean Air Fee” for certain trailers was printed in error on approximately 2,200 registration renewal notices with a December 2017 expiration and 2,300 notices with a January 2018 expiration. These December and January … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: IVTRS and Temp Permits are unavailable (11/6/2017 @ 9:50 AM CST)

Good morning,   The Texas.gov team has informed TxDMV that IVTRS and Temp Permits are currently experiencing an outage. Support staff are working to identify and resolve the issue.  An update will sent by 12:00 PM CST his afternoon (11/06/2017) or as … Continue reading

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October 2017 Salvage/Nonrepairable Motor Vehicle Manual Update

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The latest update to the Salvage/Nonrepairable Motor Vehicle Manual (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System workstations and at www.txdmv.gov. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to email any comments or … Continue reading

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October 2017 Assembled and Rebuilt Vehicle Manual Update

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The latest update to the Assembled and Rebuilt Vehicle Manual (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System workstations and at www.txdmv.gov. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to email any comments … Continue reading

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Resolved: RTS unavailable (10/31/2017 @ 9:51 AM CST)

Good morning,   The issue with the RTS system was resolved at 8:58 AM CST and RTS is now available.  Please reboot all workstations before processing transactions in RTS.  If you experience any new issues with RTS please contact the service desk.   … Continue reading

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