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Advisory Committees

The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) is looking for individuals interested in serving as members on one of its five new advisory committees. Advisory committees provide recommendations to the TxDMV Board and Executive Director on rules and policy issues related to the TxDMV.

The new advisory committees include:

  1. Consumer Protection
  2. Customer Service
  3. Motor Carrier Regulation
  4. Motor Vehicle Industry
  5. Vehicle Titles & Registration *

*The Vehicle Title and Registration Advisory Committee has been appointed by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles board but applications will continue to be accepted for future vacancies on the committee.

Anyone wishing to apply for an advisory committee may complete the Application.

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Advisory Committee Focus Areas

Advisory committees offer advice and recommendations on specific issues as requested by the board. The focus area of each advisory committee is described below.

Consumer Protection: Advises the board on investigation and enforcement issues as requested by the board, including vehicle titles and registration fraud; lemon law; the warranty performance program; household goods movers; and other consumer protection topics.

Customer Service: Advises the board on issues related to improving and enhancing department customer service, as requested by the board, including infrastructure; new customer service initiatives; policy and process improvements; and technology.

Motor Carrier: Advises the board on issues related to regulation of the motor carrier industry as requested by the board.

Motor Vehicle Industry: Advises the board on issues related to regulation of the motor vehicle industry as requested by the board.

Vehicle Titles and Registration: Advises the board on issues to related to vehicle titles and registration as requested by the board.

Note: If you are interested in issues related to household goods movers and the household goods moving industry, these issues will be addressed by a subcommittee of the Consumer Protection Advisory Committee. When filling out your application for the Consumer Protection Advisory Committee please be sure to indicate your interest in serving on that subcommittee.

Rules - Informal, Proposed, and Adopted

Engaging the public and stakeholders is an important element of the TxDMV rulemaking process. TxDMV provides informal and formal opportunities for the public and stakeholders to participate in the process at the links below.

Rules: drafts for informal comment

Proposed and Adopted Rules

| 2019 |

Pending Rules Chart

| 2019 |

Digital License Plates Rule and Procurement Timeline

Statutes

Statutes

Texas Administrative Code

The official version of proposed and adopted rules are those filed with the Secretary of State, which is the repository of official TXDMV rules. Those rules, compiled in the Texas Administrative Code, can be accessed directly from Texas Administrative Code.

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