This section provides details about the technology in use with Electronic Liens and Titles (ELT). The goal is to provide a basis for states new to ELT to consider best practices for their state.

What is included here:

  • ELT Transactions including minimum and additional electronic exchanges. Lists each transaction and its use by state.
  • Message exchange methods including communication protocols, encryption methods, and an evaluation of current state practices.
  • Message formats including file format (flat, XML, AAMVA), how messages are grouped together, and an evaluation of practices by state.
  • Data elements included in ELT messages