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Proposed and Adopted Rules - 2019

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Proposed and Adopted Rules for 2019

Rules that have been adopted by the Board are listed by year proposed.

Subject Proposal Filed Proposal Published Adoption Filed Adoption Published Effective Date
Chapter 217. Vehicle Titles and Registration

Subchapter A. Motor Vehicle Titles

Subchapter G. Inspections

Subchapter L. Assembled Vehidles

§217.3 §§217.141 ‐ 217.143 §§217.401 ‐ 217.407 12/20/19      
Chapter 217. Vehicle Titles and Registration

Subchapter C. Registration and Title System

§§217.76 - 217.78 10/18/19      
Chapter 223. Compliance and Investigations Division

Subchapter A. Fraud, Waste, or Abuse

§§223.1 - 223.3 10/18/19      
Chapter 217. Vehicle Titles and Registration

Subchapter A. Motor Vehicle Titles

Subchapter B. Motor Vehicle Registration

§217.2

§217.45
and
§217.46
8/30/19      
Chapter 217. Vehicle Titles and Registration

Subchapter A. Motor Vehicle Titles

§217.15 8/30/19      
Chapter 217. Vehicle Titles and Registration

Subchapter A. Motor Vehicle Titles

Subchapter B. Motor Vehicle Registration

§217.16

§217.40
8/30/19      
Chapter 217. Vehicle Titles and Registration

Subchapter B. Motor Vehicle Registration

§217.27 8/30/19      
Chapter 217. Vehicle Titles and Registration

Subchapter B. Motor Vehicle Registration

§217.41 8/30/19      
Chapter 206. Management

Subchapter E. Advisory Committees 

    §§206.92 - 206.99 8/23/19 8/29/19
Chapter 215. Motor Vehicle Distribution

Subchapter C. Licenses, Generally 

§215.83 8/23/19      
Chapter 215. Motor Vehicle Distribution

Subchapter D. Franchised Dealers, Manufactures, Distributors, and Converters

Subchapter E. General Distinguishing Numbers 

§215.102

§215.133 and
§215.161
8/23/19      
Chapter 217. Vehicle Titles and Registration

Subchapter C. Registration and Title Systems 

§217.75 8/23/19 §217.75 11/29/19 12/16/19
Chapter 221. Salvage Vehicle Dealers, Salvage Pool Operators and Salvage Vehicle Rebuilders

Subchapter A. General Provisions

Subchapter B. Licensing

Subchapter C. Licensed Operations 

§221.1 and §221.2

§§221.11, 221.12,
221.13, and 221.20

§221.41 and §221.54
8/23/19      
Chapter 221. Salvage Vehicle Dealers, Salvage Pool Operators and Salvage Vehicle Rebuilders

Subchapter B. Licensing 

§221.17 8/23/19      

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