ACORD 50TX Instructions


Universal wording updates to improve clarity and intent were made to all FIG text for this form on 11/26/2008.
Section Name Field Name Field and/or Section Description
TITLE ACORD 50 TX (2008/11) TexasLiability InsuranceCard The title of the form. The ACORD 50 TX – Texas Liability Insurance Card was created in response to the Texas State Board of Insurance Order No. 58994 which became effective September 1, 1991. The Texas Liability Insurance Card is similar in data content to the generic ACORDAutomobile Insurance Card. The main difference between the two cards is that Texas requires: * A Spanish translation of the text * A tollfree phone number of the insurer for consumer inquiries * The Motor Vehicle Safety-Responsibility text
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Commercial (check box) Check the box (if applicable): Indicates the policy is a commercial lines policy.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Personal (check box) Check the box (if applicable): Indicates the policy is a personal lines policy.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Company Telephone Number Enter number: Theprimary phone number of the insurer.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Company Enter text: The insurer’s full legal company name(s) as found in thefile copy of the policy. Use the actual name of the company within the group to which the policy has been issued. This is not the insurer’s group name or trade name.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Policy Number Enter identifier: The identifier assigned by the insurer to the policy, or submission, being referenced exactly as it appears on the policy, including prefix and suffix symbols. If required for self-insurance, the self-insured license or contract number.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Effective Date Enter date: The effective date of the policy. The date that the terms and conditions of the policy commence.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Expiration Date Enter date: The date on which the terms and conditions of the policy will expire.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Year Enter year: The model year of the vehicle.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Make/Model Enter text: The manufacturer of the vehicle (e.g. Ford, Chevy).
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter text: The manufacturer’s model name for the vehicle.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Vehicle Identification Number Enter identifier: The vehicle identification number (VIN).
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Agency Enter text: The full name of the producer/agency.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter text: The mailing address line one of the producer/agency.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter text: The mailing address city name of the producer/agency.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter code: The mailing address state or province code of the producer/agency.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter code: The mailing address postal code of the producer/agency.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Agency Phone No. Enter number: The producer’s contact person’s phone number.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Insured Name And Address Enter text: The named insured(s) as it/they will appear on the policy declarations page.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter text: The named insured’s mailing address line one.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter text: The named insured’s mailing address line two.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter text: The named insured’s mailing address city name.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter code: The named insured’s mailing address state or province code.
INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD Enter code: The named insured’s mailing address postal code.
Edition Date The edition identifier of the form including the form number and edition (the date is typically formatted YYYY/MM).