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Jun 10, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 4, 1997 but was never passed by the Senate.
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Last Updated: Nov 13, 1997
Length: 33 pages
To establish nationally uniform requirements regarding the titling and registration of salvage, nonrepairable, and rebuilt vehicles.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1839 — 105th Congress: National Salvage Motor Vehicle Consumer Protection Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1839
“H.R. 1839 — 105th Congress: National Salvage Motor Vehicle Consumer Protection Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr1839>
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