habitation The term does not include manufactured housing. 10 Importer means a person other than a, manufacturer that brings a used motor vehicle into this state for. sale in this state, 11 Importer s certificate means a certificate for a. used motor vehicle brought into this state for sale in this state. 12 Lien means,A a lien provided for by the constitution or. statute in a motor vehicle,B a security interest as defined by Section 1 201. Business Commerce Code in a motor vehicle other than an. absolute title created by any written security agreement as. defined by Section 9 102 Business Commerce Code including a. lease conditional sales contract deed of trust chattel mortgage. trust receipt or reservation of title or,C a child support lien under Chapter 157 Family. 13 Manufactured housing has the meaning assigned by. Chapter 1201 Occupations Code, 14 Manufacturer has the meaning assigned by Section. 15 Manufacturer s permanent vehicle identification. number means the number affixed by the manufacturer to a motor. vehicle in a manner and place easily accessible for physical. examination and die stamped or otherwise permanently affixed on one. or more removable parts of the vehicle,16 Motorcycle has the meaning assigned by Section. 521 001 or 541 201 as applicable,17 Motor vehicle means. A any motor driven or propelled vehicle required to. be registered under the laws of this state, B a trailer or semitrailer other than manufactured. housing that has a gross vehicle weight that exceeds 4 000 pounds. C a travel trailer,D an all terrain vehicle or a recreational off. highway vehicle as those terms are defined by Section 502 001. designed by the manufacturer for off highway use that is not. required to be registered under the laws of this state or. E a motorcycle motor driven cycle or moped that, is not required to be registered under the laws of this state. 18 New motor vehicle has the meaning assigned by,Section 2301 002 Occupations Code. 19 Owner means a person other than a manufacturer, importer distributor or dealer claiming title to or having a. right to operate under a lien a motor vehicle that has been subject. to a first sale,20 Purchaser means a person or entity to which a. motor vehicle is donated given sold or otherwise transferred. 21 Record of title means an electronic record of, motor vehicle ownership in the department s motor vehicle database. that is created under Subchapter I,22 Seller means a person or entity that donates. gives sells or otherwise transfers ownership of a motor vehicle. 23 Semitrailer means a vehicle that is designed or. used with a motor vehicle so that part of the weight of the vehicle. and its load rests on or is carried by another vehicle. 24 Serial number means a vehicle identification, number that is affixed to a part of a motor vehicle and that is. A the manufacturer s permanent vehicle,identification number. B a derivative number of the manufacturer s,permanent vehicle identification number. C the motor number or, D the vehicle identification number assigned by the. department, 25 Steal has the meaning assigned by Section 31 01. Penal Code,26 Subsequent sale means,A the bargain sale transfer or delivery of a. used motor vehicle with intent to pass an interest in the vehicle. other than a lien and,B the registration of the vehicle if registration. is required under the laws of this state, 27 Title means a certificate or record of title that. is issued under Section 501 021,28 Title receipt means a document issued under. Section 501 024,29 Trailer means a vehicle that, A is designed or used to carry a load wholly on the. trailer s own structure and,B is drawn or designed to be drawn by a motor. 30 Travel trailer means a house trailer type vehicle. or a camper trailer,A that is a recreational vehicle defined under 24. C F R Section 3282 8 g or,i is less than eight feet in width or 40 feet. in length exclusive of any hitch installed on the vehicle. ii is designed primarily for use as temporary, living quarters in connection with recreational camping travel. or seasonal use,iii is not used as a permanent dwelling and. iv is not a utility trailer enclosed trailer, or other trailer that does not have human habitation as its primary. 31 Used motor vehicle means a motor vehicle that has. been the subject of a first sale,32 Vehicle identification number means. A the manufacturer s permanent vehicle, identification number affixed by the manufacturer to the motor. vehicle that is easily accessible for physical examination and. permanently affixed on one or more removable parts of the vehicle. B a serial number affixed to a part of a motor,vehicle that is. i a derivative number of the manufacturer s,permanent vehicle identification number. ii the motor number or,iii a vehicle identification number assigned by. the department, Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995 Amended. by Acts 1999 76th Leg ch 414 Sec 2 42 eff July 1 2001. Acts 2003 78th Leg ch 1276 Sec 14A 821 eff Sept 1 2003. Amended by, Acts 2005 79th Leg Ch 586 Sec 1 eff September 1 2005. Acts 2007 80th Leg R S Ch 972 Sec 64 eff September. Acts 2009 81st Leg R S Ch 933 Sec 2D 01 eff,September 1 2009. Acts 2009 81st Leg R S Ch 1136 Sec 4 eff September. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 1 eff January 1. Sec 501 003 PURPOSE This chapter shall be liberally. construed to lessen and prevent,1 the theft of motor vehicles. 2 the importation into this state of and traffic in. motor vehicles that are stolen and, 3 the sale of an encumbered motor vehicle without the. enforced disclosure to the purchaser of a lien secured by the. Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995,Amended by. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 2 eff January 1. Sec 501 004 APPLICABILITY a Except as provided by this. section this chapter applies to all motor vehicles including a. motor vehicle owned by the state or a political subdivision of the. b This chapter does not apply to,1 a trailer or semitrailer used only for the. transportation of farm products if the products are not transported. 2 the filing or recording of a lien that is created. only on an automobile accessory including a tire radio or. 3 a motor vehicle while it is owned or operated by the. United States or,4 a new motor vehicle on loan to a political. subdivision of the state for use only in a driver education course. approved by the Central Education Agency,Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995. Amended by, Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 3 eff January 1. Sec 501 0041 RULES FORMS a The department may adopt. rules to administer this chapter, b The department shall post forms on the Internet and. provide each county assessor collector with a sufficient supply of. any necessary forms on request, Transferred redesignated and amended from Transportation Code. Section 501 131 by Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 4. eff January 1 2012,Sec 501 005 CONFLICTS WITH BUSINESS COMMERCE CODE. Chapters 1 9 Business Commerce Code control over a conflicting. provision of this chapter,Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995. Sec 501 006 ALIAS TITLE On receipt of a verified request. approved by the executive administrator of a law enforcement. agency the department may issue a title in the form requested by. the executive administrator for a vehicle in an alias for the law. enforcement agency s use in a covert criminal investigation. Transferred redesignated and amended from Transportation Code. Section 501 159 by Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 5. eff January 1 2012,SUBCHAPTER B CERTIFICATE OF TITLE REQUIREMENTS. Sec 501 021 TITLE FOR MOTOR VEHICLE a A motor vehicle. title issued by the department must include, 1 the name and address of each purchaser and seller at. the first sale or a subsequent sale,2 the make of the motor vehicle. 3 the body type of the vehicle, 4 the manufacturer s permanent vehicle identification. number of the vehicle or the vehicle s motor number if the vehicle. was manufactured before the date that stamping a permanent. identification number on a motor vehicle was universally adopted. 5 the serial number for the vehicle, 6 the name and address of each lienholder and the date. of each lien on the vehicle listed in the chronological order in. which the lien was recorded, 7 a statement indicating rights of survivorship under. Section 501 031, 8 if the vehicle has an odometer the odometer reading. at the time of application for the title and, 9 any other information required by the department. b A printed certificate of title must bear the following. statement on its face, UNLESS OTHERWISE AUTHORIZED BY LAW IT IS A VIOLATION OF. STATE LAW TO SIGN THE NAME OF ANOTHER PERSON ON A CERTIFICATE OF. TITLE OR OTHERWISE GIVE FALSE INFORMATION ON A CERTIFICATE OF. c A title for a motor vehicle that has been the subject of. an ordered repurchase or replacement under Chapter 2301. Occupations Code must contain on its face a notice sufficient to. inform a purchaser that the motor vehicle has been the subject of. an ordered repurchase or replacement, Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995 Amended. by Acts 1999 76th Leg ch 1423 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1999. Amended by, Acts 2009 81st Leg R S Ch 542 Sec 1 eff September 1. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 6 eff January 1. Sec 501 022 MOTOR VEHICLE TITLE REQUIRED a The owner. of a motor vehicle registered in this state, 1 except as provided by Section 501 029 shall apply. for title to the vehicle and,2 may not operate or permit the operation of the. vehicle on a public highway until the owner obtains. A title and registration for the vehicle or,B a receipt evidencing title for registration. purposes only under Section 501 029, b A person may not operate a motor vehicle registered in. this state on a public highway if the person knows or has reason to. believe that the owner has not obtained a title for the vehicle. c The owner of a motor vehicle that is required to be. titled and registered in this state must obtain a title to the. vehicle before selling or disposing of the vehicle. d Subsection c does not apply to a motor vehicle operated. on a public highway in this state with a metal dealer s license. plate or a dealer s or buyer s temporary tag attached to the. vehicle as provided by Chapter 503, Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995 Amended. by Acts 2001 77th Leg ch 67 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 2001,Amended by. Acts 2009 81st Leg R S Ch 793 Sec 1 eff September 1. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 7 eff January 1. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 8 eff January 1. Sec 501 023 APPLICATION FOR TITLE a The owner of a. motor vehicle must present identification and apply for a title as. prescribed by the department unless otherwise exempted by law To. obtain a title the owner must apply, 1 to the county assessor collector in the county in. A the owner is domiciled or,B the motor vehicle is purchased or encumbered or. 2 if the county in which the owner resides has been. declared by the governor as a disaster area to the county. assessor collector in one of the closest unaffected counties to a. county that asks for assistance and,A continues to be declared by the governor as a. disaster area because the county has been rendered inoperable by. the disaster and,B is inoperable for a protracted period of time. b The assessor collector shall send the application to the. department or enter it into the department s titling system within. 72 hours after receipt of the application, c The owner or a lessee of a commercial motor vehicle. operating under the International Registration Plan or other. agreement described by Section 502 091 that is applying for a title. for purposes of registration only may apply directly to the. department Notwithstanding Section 501 138 a an applicant for. registration under this subsection shall pay the fee imposed by. that section The fee shall be distributed to the appropriate. county assessor collector in the manner provided by Section. d An application filed by the owner or lessee of a foreign. commercial motor vehicle as defined by Section 648 001 must be. accompanied by a copy of the applicable federal declaration form. required by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration or its. successor in connection with the importation of a motor vehicle or. motor vehicle equipment subject to the federal motor vehicle. safety bumper and theft prevention standards, e Applications submitted to the department electronically. must request the purchaser s choice of county as stated in. Subsection a as the recipient of all taxes fees and other. revenue collected as a result of the transaction, Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995 Amended. by Acts 1999 76th Leg ch 1423 Sec 2 eff Sept 1 1999. Amended by, Acts 2009 81st Leg R S Ch 919 Sec 1 eff September 1. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1290 Sec 22 eff September. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 9 eff January 1. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 10 eff January 1. Sec 501 0234 DUTY OF VEHICLE DEALER ON SALE OF CERTAIN. VEHICLES a A person who sells at the first or a subsequent. sale a motor vehicle and who holds a general distinguishing number. issued under Chapter 503 of this code or Chapter 2301 Occupations. Code shall, 1 except as provided by this section in the time and. manner provided by law apply in the name of the purchaser of the. vehicle for the registration of the vehicle if the vehicle is to. be registered and a title for the vehicle and file with the. appropriate designated agent each document necessary to transfer. title to or register the vehicle and at the same time. 2 remit any required motor vehicle sales tax,b This section does not apply to a motor vehicle. 1 that has been declared a total loss by an insurance. company in the settlement or adjustment of a claim. 2 for which the title has been surrendered in exchange. A a salvage vehicle title or salvage record of,title issued under this chapter. B a nonrepairable vehicle title or nonrepairable, vehicle record of title issued under this chapter or Subchapter D. Chapter 683 or,C an ownership document issued by another state. that is comparable to a document described by Paragraph A or B. 3 with a gross weight in excess of 11 000 pounds or. 4 purchased by a commercial fleet buyer who is a full. service deputy under Section 520 008 and who utilizes the dealer. title application process developed to provide a method to submit. title transactions to the county in which the commercial fleet. buyer is a full service deputy, c Each duty imposed by this section on the seller of a. motor vehicle is solely that of the seller, d A seller who applies for the registration or a title for. a motor vehicle under Subsection a 1 shall apply in the county. as directed by the purchaser from the counties set forth in Section. e The department shall develop a form or electronic process. in which the purchaser of a motor vehicle shall designate the. purchaser s choice as set out in Section 501 023 as the recipient. of all taxes fees and other revenue collected as a result of the. transaction which the tax assessor collector is authorized by law. to retain A seller shall make that form or electronic process. available to the purchaser of a vehicle at the time of purchase. f A seller has a reasonable time to comply with the terms. of Subsection a 1 and is not in violation of that provision. during the time the seller is making a good faith effort to comply. Notwithstanding compliance with this chapter equitable title to a. vehicle passes to the purchaser of the vehicle at the time the. vehicle is the subject of a sale that is enforceable by either. Added by Acts 1997 75th Leg ch 165 Sec 30 37 a eff Sept. 1 1997 Amended by Acts 1999 76th Leg ch 1423 Sec 3 eff. Sept 1 1999 Acts 2001 77th Leg ch 76 Sec 1 eff May 14. 2001 Acts 2003 78th Leg ch 1325 Sec 17 01 eff Sept 1. 2003 Acts 2003 78th Leg ch 1276 Sec 14A 822 eff Sept 1. Amended by,Acts 2005 79th Leg Ch 1023 Sec 1 eff September 1. Acts 2009 81st Leg R S Ch 1173 Sec 3 eff September. Acts 2009 81st Leg R S Ch 1232 Sec 3 eff September. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 11 eff January 1. Sec 501 0235 PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION INFORMATION FOR. OBTAINING TITLE a The department may require an applicant for. a title to provide current personal identification as determined by. department rule, b Any identification number required by the department. under this section may be entered in the department s electronic. titling system but may not be printed on the title. Added by Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 12 eff. January 1 2012,Sec 501 024 TITLE RECEIPT a A county assessor. collector who receives an application for a title shall issue a. title receipt to the applicant containing the information. concerning the motor vehicle required for issuance of a title under. Section 501 021 or Subchapter I after, 1 the requirements of this chapter are met including. the payment of the fees required under Section 501 138 and. 2 the information is entered into the department s. titling system, b If a lien is not disclosed on the application for a. title the assessor collector shall issue a title receipt to the. c If a lien is disclosed on the application for a title. the assessor collector shall issue a duplicate title receipt to the. lienholder, d A title receipt with registration or permit authorizes. the operation of the motor vehicle on a public highway in this. state for 10 days or until the title is issued whichever period is. Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995 Amended. by Acts 2001 77th Leg ch 67 Sec 2 eff Sept 1 2001,Amended by. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 13 eff January 1. Sec 501 025 MANUFACTURER S CERTIFICATE REQUIRED ON FIRST. SALE A county assessor collector may not issue a title receipt on. the first sale of a motor vehicle unless the applicant for the. title provides the application for a title and a manufacturer s. certificate in a manner prescribed by the department. Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995,Amended by. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 14 eff January 1. Sec 501 027 ISSUANCE OF TITLE a On the day that a, county assessor collector issues a title receipt a copy of the. title receipt and all evidence of title shall be submitted to the. department in the period specified in Section 501 023 b. b Not later than the fifth day after the date the, department receives an application for a title and the department. determines the requirements of this chapter are met. 1 the title shall be issued to the first lienholder or. to the applicant if a lien is not disclosed on the application or. 2 the department shall notify the applicant that the. department s titling system has established a record of title of. the motor vehicle in the applicant s name if a lien is not. disclosed If a lien is disclosed on the application the. department shall notify the lienholder that the lien has been. Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995 Amended. by Acts 2001 77th Leg ch 67 Sec 3 eff Sept 1 2001,Amended by. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 15 eff January 1. Sec 501 0275 ISSUANCE OF TITLE FOR UNREGISTERED VEHICLE. a The department shall issue a title for a motor vehicle that. complies with the other requirements under this chapter unless. 1 the vehicle is not registered for a reason other than. a reason provided by Section 501 051 a 6 and, 2 the applicant does not provide evidence of financial. responsibility that complies with Section 502 046, b On application for a title under this section the. applicant must surrender any license plates issued for the motor. vehicle if the plates are not being transferred to another vehicle. and any registration insignia for validation of those plates to the. department, Added by Acts 1999 76th Leg ch 1423 Sec 4 eff Sept 1. Amended by, Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 16 eff January 1. Sec 501 0276 DENIAL OF TITLE RECEIPT TITLE OR RECORD OF. TITLE FOR FAILURE TO PROVIDE PROOF OF EMISSIONS TESTING A county. assessor collector may not issue a title receipt and the department. may not issue a certificate of title for a vehicle subject to. Section 548 3011 unless proof that the vehicle has passed a vehicle. emissions test as required by that section in a manner authorized. by that section is presented to the county assessor collector with. the application for a title, Added by Acts 2001 77th Leg ch 1075 Sec 3 eff Sept 1. Amended by, Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 17 eff January 1. Sec 501 028 OWNER S SIGNATURE On receipt of a certificate. of title the owner of a motor vehicle shall write the owner s name. in ink in the space provided on the certificate,Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995. Sec 501 029 ACCEPTABLE PROOF OF OWNERSHIP The board by. rule may provide a list of the documents required for the issuance. of a receipt that evidences title to a motor vehicle for. registration purposes only The fee for application for the. receipt is the fee applicable to application for a title The. title receipt may not be used to transfer an interest in or. establish a lien on the vehicle, Acts 1995 74th Leg ch 165 Sec 1 eff Sept 1 1995 Amended. by Acts 2001 77th Leg ch 67 Sec 4 eff Sept 1 2001,Amended by. Acts 2011 82nd Leg R S Ch 1296 Sec 18 eff January 1. Sec 501 030 MOTOR VEHICLES BROUGHT INTO STATE a Before. a motor vehicle that was last registered or titled in another state. or country may be titled in this state the applicant must furnish. the county assessor collector with a verification form under. Section 548 256, b Before a motor vehicle that was not manufactured for sale. or distribution in the United States may be titled in this state. the applicant must,1 provide to the assessor collector. A a bond release letter with all attachments, issued by the United States Department of Transportation. acknowledging,i receipt of a statement of compliance. submitted by the importer of the vehicle and,ii that the statement meets the safety. requirements of 19 C F R Section 12 80 e,B a bond release letter with all attachments. issued by the United States Environmental Protection Agency stating. that the vehicle has been tested and shown to conform to federal. emission requirements and,C a receipt or certificate issued by the United. States Department of the Treasury showing that all gas guzzler. taxes due on the vehicle under 26 U S C Section 4064 a have been. 2 provide to the assessor collector proof satisfactory. to the department that the vehicle was not brought into the United.
of the child (Straus 1991, 1994). The aim of this book is to focus concerted attention, from a variety of theoretical perspectives, on corporal punishment, and thus to help ?ll a signi?-cant lacuna in the research literature. The lack of adequate theoretical ground-ing for research has undoubtedly hampered study of corporal punishment. A
see that the locker is kept locked and organized. Coats, jackets, book bags and backpacks must be kept in your locker. You are expected to have your locker clean. Some decorations are acceptable as long as they agree with the school mission statement. Students are charged for damage to lockers. Replacement fee for locks is $10.00. Do not bring
we are serious about decolonizing education and educating people within frameworks of Indigenous intelligence, we must find ways of reinserting people into relationships with and on the land as a mode of education. Key to the set of inquiries contained in this special issue is moving from talk about the