Proposed and Adopted Rules - 2020

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Proposed and Adopted Rules for 2020

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
§217.3 10/16/20      
Chapter 206. Management

Subchapter B. Public Meetings and Hearings
§206.22 8/21/20      
Chapter 206. Management

Subchapter H. Risk-Based Monitoring and Preventing Fraudulent Activity
§206.151 8/21/20      
Chapter 209. Finance

Subchapter B. Payment of Fees for Department Goods and Services
§209.23 8/21/20      
Chapter 215. Motor Vehicle Distribution

Subchapter B. Adjudicative Practice and Procedure
§215.22 and §215.55

§§215.59 - 215.63
8/21/20      
Chapter 215. Motor Vehicle Distribution

Subchapter J. Administrative Sanctions
§215.500 and §215.504 8/21/20      
Chapter 218. Motor Carriers

Subchapter F. Enforcement
§218.72 8/21/20      
Chapter 219. Oversize and Overweight

Subchapter A. General Provisions

Subchapter B. General Permits

Subchapter D. Permits for Oversize and Overweight Oil Well Related Vehicles

Subchapter E. Permits for Oversize and Overweight Unladen Lift Equipment Motor Vehicles
§219.2


§§219.11, 219.13 - 219.15


§219.42 and §219.43


§§219.61 - 219.63
8/21/20      
Chapter 219. Oversize and Overweight

Subchapter C. Permits for Over Axle and Over Gross Weight Tolerances

Subchapter H. Enforcement

Subchapter F. Compliance
§219.31


§219.126


§219.83
8/21/20      
Chapter 221. Salvage Vehicle Dealers

Subchapter E. Administrative Procedures
§221.96 8/21/20      
Chapter 223. Compliance and Investigations Division

Subchapter B. Risk-Based Monitoring and
Preventing Fraudulent Activity
§223.101 8/21/20      
Chapter 211. Criminal History of Offense and Action on License.

Subchapter A. Criminal Offense and Action on License
§§211.1 - 211.5 6/26/20 §§211.1 - 211.5 10/16/20 10/31/20
Chapter 215. Motor Vehicle Distribution

Subchapter C. Licenses, Generally
§215.88 and §215.89 6/26/20 §215.88 and §215.89 10/16/20 10/31/20
Chapter 215. Motor Vehicle Distribution

Subchapter E. General Distinguishing Numbers
§§215.150 -
215.158
6/26/20 §§215.150 -
215.158
10/16/20 10/21/20
Chapter 217. Vehicle Titles and Registration

Subchapter C. Registration and Title Systems
 
§217.74
 
6/26/20 §217.74 10/16/20 10/21/20
Chapter 221. Salvage Vehicle Dealers

Subchapter B. Licensing

Subchapter F. Administrative Sanctions
§221.15 and
§221.19

§§221.111 -
221.114
6/26/20 §221.15 and
§221.19

§§221.111 -
221.114
10/16/20 10/31/20
Chapter 217. Vehicle and Registration

Subchapter A. Motor Vehicle Titles
§217.11 4/17/20 §217.11 6/26/20 7/1/20
Chapter 217. Vehicle and Registration

Subchapter B. Motor Vehicle Registration
§§217.22,
217.27,
217.32,
217.38,
217.41,
217.55, and
217.58 -
217.64
4/17/20 §§217.22,
217.27,
217.32,
217.38,
217.41,
217.55, and
217.58 -
217.64
6/26/20 7/12/20
Chapter 217. Vehicle and Registration

Subchapter G. Inspections
 
§217.144 4/17/20 §217.144 8/21/20 8/26/20
Chapter 217. Vehicle and Registration

SSubchapter L. Fees
§217.182 4/17/20 §217.182 8/21/20 8/26/20