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2014 House Bill 5563: Revise abandoned vehicle regulations
  1. Introduced by Rep. Andrea LaFontaine (R) on May 8, 2014, to expand the scope of a state prohibition and comprehensive regulatory regime that prescribes penalties, procedures and rules for abandoned vehicles, so that it includes boats and vessels, and add new regulations to accommodate the addition of vessels.
    • Referred to the House Natural Resources Committee on May 8, 2014.
      • Reported in the House on September 23, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered by Rep. Andrea LaFontaine (R) on October 2, 2014. The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on October 2, 2014.
  2. Passed 107 to 0 in the House on October 2, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on October 22, 2014.
    • Referred to the Senate Natural Resources, Environment & Great Lakes Committee on October 22, 2014.