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TITLE 43TRANSPORTATION
PART 10TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES
CHAPTER 221SALVAGE VEHICLE DEALERS, SALVAGE POOL OPERATORS AND SALVAGE VEHICLE REBUILDERS
SUBCHAPTER BLICENSING
RULE §221.12Salvage Vehicle Agent

(a) A person may only act as a salvage vehicle agent if the person holds a license issued by the department and is acting under the authorization of a salvage vehicle dealer holding a current license issued by the department.

(b) The holder of a salvage vehicle dealer license issued by the department may authorize no more than five (5) persons to operate as salvage vehicle agents under the dealer's license.

(c) A salvage vehicle agent may acquire, sell, or otherwise deal in non-repairable motor vehicles or salvage motor vehicles in this state as directed by the salvage vehicle dealer under whose license the person operates and subject to the authority granted by the department to the salvage vehicle dealer under whose license the salvage vehicle agent operates.

(d) To be authorized to act as a salvage vehicle agent for a salvage vehicle dealer, a person must submit a signed application on a form prescribed by the department and the applicable license fee.

(e) If the license of the salvage vehicle dealer authorizing the salvage vehicle agent is canceled or revoked, the salvage vehicle agent's license shall be canceled after notice and opportunity for hearing, effective on the date the salvage vehicle dealer's license is canceled or revoked.

(f) A salvage vehicle dealer shall notify the department in writing within five days after the salvage vehicle dealer terminates the authority of the salvage vehicle agent to operate under the salvage vehicle dealer's license.


Source Note: The provisions of this §221.12 adopted to be effective December 9, 2015, 40 TexReg 8802

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