Proposed 43 TAC §57.18, §§57.48-57.52

Texas Department of Motor Vehicles


Proposed 43 TAC §57.18, §§57.48-57.52

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The Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority (ABTPA) has published in the Texas Register proposed changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect §§57.18, 57.48, 57.49, 57.50, and 57.51, and proposes new §57.52.  These proposed changes are posted for public comment until 5:00 p.m. on January 15, 2018.  The proposed language is attached and it is also available on the Office of the Secretary of State's website at

The web link is subject to change as the Texas Register is a weekly publication.  Previous versions of the Texas Register are available at

We expect to present the proposed changes and any received written comments to the ABTPA board at an upcoming board meeting.  

Thank you,

David Richards
General Counsel