Mark Hair, the new field investigator, will be assigned to the Oklahoma City, Chandler,
Bartlesville, and Tulsa areas..
Fines assessed during July include $500 for paperwork violations against 1 dealership,
$200 for paper tag violations at 1 dealership, and a total of $1,250 for Craigslist
ad violations at 5 dealerships ($250 each).
Staff conducted 7 information hearings during the month of July. Thirty-five inspections
were completed, 44 audits performs, 54 complaints closed.
Commissioners approved a promposed consent agreement resulting in a fine of $1,500.
Out-Of-State Reassignment - Licensed Oklahoma motor vehicle dealers are allowed
to reassign other states’ certificates of title, including tribal titles.
Open Safety Recalls - Independent dealers have three primary choices when faced
with selling a vehicle subject to an open safety recall. Points to consider when
establishing dealership policy are here.
Title Assignment Date - The Motor Vehicle Division of the Oklahoma Tax Commission
issued a reminder that the certificate of title assignment date is the date of ownership
transfer, not the date the title is completed or entered into the OTC system. Here
is more info on Completion of the Certificate of Title.