Legislation

2023 LEGISLATIVE EFFORTS

By |2023-01-19T18:55:09+00:00January 11th, 2023|Featured, Legislation, Spotlight|

Can you spare 1 minute to change the industry forever? Fill out this very short form that will automatically email your lawmakers asking them to pass collision repair safety laws in Texas. EMAIL YOUR LAWMAKERS The Auto Body Association of Texas' number one priority is and always will be

Consumer Complaint Forms

By |2023-01-19T18:58:23+00:00January 20th, 2021|Legislation, Spotlight, Uncategorized|

Do you have a client who was under-indemnified by an insurance company? Lets make change in Texas! ABAT is working hard to pass legislation for #SAFEREPAIRS and #FAIRAPPRAISAL during the 88th legislative session.  While we still want you to collect consumer complaints, right now our top priority is making lawmakers aware of our

Dallas Lawyer Todd Tracy Publicly Thanks The Auto Body Association of Texas in a YouTube Video

By |2017-11-11T17:23:27+00:00October 18th, 2017|Legislation, News, Spotlight, Trade Show|

Attorney Todd Tracy, the lawyer that represented the owners of a Honda Fit in the high-profile case in Dallas, TX, Applauds the Auto Body Association of Texas for it's commitment to safety. Mr. Tracy was a spotlight speaker at the Texas Auto Body Trade show speaking to attendees on how to avoid litigation. His full

TEXAS 2017 Legislative Session Is Over – Looking Forward To 2018

By |2017-06-08T14:56:15+00:00June 8th, 2017|Legislation|

HB 3804, a bill written for collision repairers to ensure a more safe repair for the consumer did not get to the final committee in Austin. This bill sponsored by Rep. Travis Clardy, R-Nacogdoches was moving through the legislative process and ran out of time for a vote.  We will never know if our efforts would