TxDMV publishes rule proposals in the June 26, 2020, issue of the Texas Register


The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has proposed rules in the June 26, 2020, issue of the Texas Register. The proposed language is available on TxDMV's website at https://www.txdmv.gov/general-counsel/proposed-and-adopted-rules.

The proposals are posted for public comment until 5:00 p.m. on July 27, 2020. Please submit separate comments for each proposal.

The proposals include:


  • new Chapter 211 concerning the review of criminal history offenses and their effect on licensing; amendments to §215.89 and repeal of §215.88 concerning to update licensing fitness rules under Occupations Code §2301.651 and Transportation Code §503.034, including the implementation of Senate Bill 604; amendments to §§221.15, 221.19, 221.111, and 221.112, and repeal of §221.113 and §221.114, concerning salvage vehicle dealer licenses;
  • amendments to §§215.150-215.158 concerning buyer's temporary tags issued by a federal, state, or local governmental agency; and
  • amendments to §217.74 concerning access to the department's webDEALER online system.