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2014 Senate Bill 915: Make vehicle title lien updates electronic

Public Act 289 of 2014

  1. Introduced by Sen. Tom Casperson (R) on April 29, 2014, to make it a felony to fraudulently indicate on a certificate of title for a vehicle that there is no security interest on record for the vehicle (meaning the vehicle is owned free and clear). Also, to make it felony to forge or counterfeit a letter from the lender saying the loan has been paid off. See also Senate Bills 916 to 918, which propose making vehicle title lien information electronic.
    • Referred to the Senate Transportation Committee on April 29, 2014.
      • Reported in the Senate on May 21, 2014, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 35 to 0 in the Senate on June 4, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on June 4, 2014.
    • Referred to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on June 4, 2014.
      • Reported in the House on September 9, 2014, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  4. Passed 108 to 0 in the House on September 18, 2014, to make it a felony to fraudulently indicate on a certificate of title for a vehicle that there is no security interest on record for the vehicle (meaning the vehicle is owned free and clear). Also, to make it felony to forge or counterfeit a letter from the lender saying the loan has been paid off. See also Senate Bills 916 to 918, which propose making vehicle title lien information electronic.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on September 30, 2014.

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