H.R. 2057 (111th): Motor Vehicle Owners Right to Repair Act of 2009


Apr 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 22, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edolphus “Ed” Towns

Representative for New York's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 22, 2009
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To protect the rights of consumers to diagnose, service, maintain, and repair their motor vehicles, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/22/2009--Introduced.Motor Vehicle Owners Right to Repair Act of 2009 - Requires the manufacturer of a motor vehicle sold, leased, or otherwise introduced into U.S. commerce to:(1) provide to the vehicle ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 22, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2057”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


73 cosponsors (65D, 8R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2694 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 13, 2007

H.R. 1449 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 8, 2011

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