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029-06 Exempt License Plates

Registration and Title Bulletin - #029-06

Date: April 6, 2006

To: All County Tax Assessor-Collectors

Subject: Exempt License Plates


These documents contain text of correspondence sent by TxDOT to the county tax assessor-collectors, statutory agents who provide vehicle registration and titling services for citizens in Texas. This information is provided to apprise the general public of issues affecting the state's vehicle titling and registration process.


To provide you with information on the color change for the exempt license plate replacement year identifier.


As mentioned in RTB #023-06, the Vehicle Titles and Registration Division (VTR) is beginning a statewide program to replace all exempt license plates that are seven (7) years and older. The color of the replacement year identifier has been changed from red to blue (see attached) as it can be printed on the sheeting by the manufacturer, which will save both time and cost in the plate production.


If you have any questions regarding the information in this bulletin, please contact your local Vehicle Titles and Registration Division Regional Office.

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