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2014 House Bill 5606: Expand "protectionist" auto dealer provision
  1. Introduced by Rep. Aric Nesbitt (R) on May 28, 2014, to prohibit vehicle makers from preventing a dealer from tacking on extra fees that are permitted by a law that empowers the state to enforce exclusive new car dealer “territories” and regulate the terms of commercial relationships between dealers and manufacturers.
    • Referred to the House Commerce Committee on May 28, 2014.
      • Reported in the House on September 17, 2014, with the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
  2. Passed 106 to 3 in the House on September 18, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"