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2014 Senate Bill 915: Make vehicle title lien updates electronic

Public Act 289 of 2014

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.   Official Text and Analysis.
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.
Passed 35 to 0 in the Senate on June 4, 2014 (same description)
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.
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.
Passed 108 to 0 in the House on September 18, 2014 (same description)
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.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on September 30, 2014

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