BIX Beginning Segment for Automotive Inspection

To transmit identifying numbers, dates, and other basic data relating to the transaction set

Position
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
BIX01
Transaction Set Purpose Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
2
1
Code identifying purpose of transaction set
BIX02
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
4
1
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
BIX03
Date
Date (DT)
Mandatory
8
8
1
Date expressed as CCYYMMDD where CC represents the first two digits of the calendar year
BIX04
Inspection Location Type Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
1
2
1
Code to define the location where a type of inspection is performed
BIX05
Ramp Identification
String (AN)
Optional
1
9
1
A mutually agreed upon ramp identity
BIX06
City Name
String (AN)
Optional
2
30
1
Free-form text for city name
BIX07
State or Province Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code (Standard State/Province) as defined by appropriate government agency
BIX08
Inspector Identity Code
String (AN)
Optional
1
6
1
A code assigned by each inspection agency to each inspector
BIX09
Damage Code Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
1
Code identifying the party maintaining damage area, damage type and damage severity code lists
BIX10
Identification Code Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
2
1
Code designating the system/method of code structure used for Identification Code (67)
BIX11
Identification Code
String (AN)
Optional
2
80
1
Code identifying a party or other code

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