TDI Sets Hearing on Proposed Amendments to Basic Manual

Proposals Focus on Licensing and Continuing Education

Aug. 2, 2018

The Texas Department of Insurance has announced it will hold a public hearing on proposed amendments to the Title Insurance Basic Manual on Friday, Aug. 24. The amendments include changes to:

  • Comply with legislative changes.
  • Streamline licensing, renewal, and other notifications.
  • Change escrow officer license expiration dates to the last day of the license holder's birth month.
  • Require registration and certification of continuing education programs.
See the full proposal and reference materials.
The public hearing will be at 9:30 a.m., Central time on Friday, Aug. 24 in Room 100 of the William P. Hobby Jr. State Office Building, 333 Guadalupe St. in Austin.
TLTA has identified several potential amendments to TDI's proposals and will be working with the department to discuss and work through these suggested changes in advance of the Aug. 24 hearing. If you have questions or comments, please submit them to Aaron Day at or call at 512.810.8800.
In addition, TLTA will provide a thorough analysis of the changes prior to their implementation.

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