TLTA provides Compliance Updates to our members via email to make them aware of regulatory changes and clarifications from the Texas Department of Insurance. The updates include information on agent licensing changes and renewals,  Basic Manual updates, statistical data reports and much more.

Below is a list of those updates, archived and available online for your convenience.

2017  |   2016  |   2015  |   2014  |  2013  |  2012  |  2011 

2017
January
  • TDI Releases Annual, Quarterly and Supplemental Filing Checklists
January
  • Stay in Compliance in 2017 With TLTA's Title Agent Compliance Checklist and Reporting Calendar

2016
November
  • Attention Underwriters: Amendments Proposed to 28 TAC Sections 1.414 and 7.1001
September
  • Attention Title Agents: T-S1 Form Due to TDI Title Examinations Department by Sept. 30, 2016
August
  • TDI Issues Call for Agent Statistical Data
March
  • Guaranty Fee Goes Into Effect April 1
January
  • Updates to Section I of the Basic Manual Effective Jan. 1st

2015
September
  • Updates to Section I of the Basic Manual Effective Sept. 1st
August
  • Updates to Sections IV & V of the Basic Manual Effective Aug. 1st
July
  • TDI Makes Changes to Licensing Forms & Releases Helpful Info
July
  • TDI Issues Call for Agent Statistical Data
June
  • Reminder: Use New TDI Firm ID for all Forms & Correspondence
  • Outdated Licensing Forms No Longer Accepted by TDI

2014
July
  • Agent Minimum Capitalization Requirements Go Into Effect July 3
July
  • TDI Makes Changes to Licensing Forms & Releases Helpful Info
May
  • Use 2013 EID Number and Agency Name in Agent Experience Report
April

  • Submit Quarterly Withholding Tax Report to TDI by May 15
April
  • Guaranty Assessment Recoupment Charge Must Be Rendered to TTIGA by May 1
March
  • Watch Your Mail for New TDI Licenses Coming Soon!
    Note: Title Agent and Escrow Officers License Numbers Will Change
March
  • Firm ID and Individual ID Are Now the Key Numbers for TDI Communications
  • Licensing and Minimum Capitalization — Requirements Not in Place Until July
  • More to Come
February
  • Important Reminders About License Renewals
  • For CE Providers Only: Corrected CE Course Application Packet
February
  • Important Clarifications About New Agent License Numbers & License Renewal
February
  • Watch Your Mail for New TDI Licenses Coming Soon!
    Note: Title Agent and Escrow Officers License Numbers Will Change
  • Helpful Resources & Links
January
  • 1 Hour Ethics CE Credit Now Required for All Escrow Officers
January
  • 10pt. Size Font Acceptable for New TDI Forms

2013
April
  • Date of Recording Documents Determines Rate That Will Be Effective May 1
May
  • Has Your Company Submitted Its Federal Employee Identification Number (EIN) to TDI?
November
  • Submit Your Company Email Address to TDI
November
  • TTIGA Policy Fee Reduced to $0 Beginning Jan. 1, 2014
  • Frequently Asked Questions
December
  • Begin Collecting Guaranty Assessment Recoupment Fee Jan. 1
  • Fee Must Be Rendered Quarterly to TTIGA

2012
March
  • Signing Short Sale Affidavits a Violation of P-35
December
  • Upcoming Change to Procedural Rule P-24
  • Reminder to Submit Title Agent's Bond to Updated Mail Codes

2011
April
  • Updated Statistical Codes Should Be Used
  • Updated Guidelines Regarding Escrow Fee Disclosure
  • Helping You Stay on Top of Regulatory Requirements
September
  • TDI Revises Forms PC132, PC129, PC141
December

  • TTIGA Votes to Decrease the Policy Guaranty Fee