S2150 GENERAL BILL/CS/CS by Commerce; Transportation; Bennett (Compare
CS/H 0827, CS/S 0954)
Motor Vehicle Dealerships [EPCC]; Revises the definition of "motor
vehicle dealer" to authorize such dealers to apply for certificates of
title to certain vehicles using a manufacturer's statement of origin.
Provides that a franchised motor vehicle dealer of the same line-make
has a cause of action against a dealer who engages, with sufficient
frequency so as to establish a pattern of wrongdoing, in the business of
an unauthorized and unlawful additional dealership location, etc.
EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2008.
02/20/08 SENATE Filed
03/07/08 SENATE Referred to Transportation; Commerce; Judiciary -SJ 00177
03/11/08 SENATE Introduced -SJ 00177
03/20/08 SENATE On Committee agenda-- Transportation, 03/25/08, 9:00 am, 37-S
03/25/08 SENATE CS by Transportation; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 00372; CS read 1st
time on 03/27/08 -SJ 00376
03/27/08 SENATE Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) -SJ 00372; Now in
Commerce -SJ 00372; On Committee agenda-- Commerce, 04/01/08,
9:30 am, 401-S
04/01/08 SENATE CS/CS by Commerce; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 00426; CS read 1st
time on 04/03/08 -SJ 00441
04/03/08 SENATE Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2); Now in Judiciary
04/16/08 SENATE On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/21/08, 2:30 pm, 110-S
05/02/08 SENATE Died in Committee on Judiciary
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