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2015 Regular Session



Vehicle Laws - Manufacturers, Distributors, and Factory Branches - Relationship With Dealers

Sponsored by:

Delegate Frush


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Requiring a manufacturer to make specified payments to dealers relating to benefits, incentives, and rebates; prohibiting manufacturers, distributors, and factory branches from taking specified coercive, punitive, and retaliatory actions against dealers; altering requirements relating to the transfer of franchises and the payment of claims made by dealers; increasing from $50,000 to $500,000 the maximum fine for specified violations committed by manufacturers, distributors, and factory branches; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Frush, Davis, Fraser-Hidalgo, Gilchrist, Healey, Holmes, A. Miller, S. Robinson, Tarlau, Valderrama, Waldstreicher, M. Washington, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0558
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Licensing and Registration
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Attorneys' Fees
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Court Costs
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Industry and Technology
Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(15-207, 15-210, 15-211, 15-212, 15-213, 15-207.1)

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October 24, 2017 4:44 P.M.