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CS/HB 431: Liens against Motor Vehicles and Vessels

GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Fischer

Liens against Motor Vehicles and Vessels; Authorizes person claiming lien against motor vehicle to obtain release of vehicle from lien claimed by motor vehicle repair shop; prohibits repair shop from violating certain provisions; revises notice requirements for enforcing lien by sale of motor vehicle; revises requirements for notice of lien & notice of sale; requires lienor to make motor vehicle available for inspection; revises requirements for transfer of title; authorizes lienor to charge administrative fee; revises requirements for notice of lien for recovering, towing, or storing vehicle or vessel; revises requirements for notice of sale; revises requirements for transfer of title; requires lienor to use third-party mailing service to provide notices.

Effective Date: 1/1/2020
Last Action: 3/22/2019 House - On Committee agenda-- Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee, 03/26/19, 12:00 pm, Reed Hall
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/22/2019 House • Filed
1/30/2019 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 55
3/4/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/06/19, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 55
3/6/2019 House • CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 381
3/8/2019 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
3/11/2019 House • Now in Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee -HJ 376
3/11/2019 House • CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 374
3/22/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee, 03/26/19, 12:00 pm, Reed Hall