S. 921 (113th): Raechel and Jacqueline Houck Safe Rental Car Act of 2013


May 9, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Senior Senator from New York



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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2014
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend chapter 301 of title 49, United States Code, to prohibit the rental of motor vehicles that contain a defect related to motor vehicle safety, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/15/2014--Reported to Senate without amendment.Raechel and Jacqueline Houck Safe Rental Car Act of 2013 - Section3 - Authorizes a rental company that receives a notification (approved by the National Highway ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 9, 2013

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Jul 30, 2013
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 921”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 1445 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 28, 2011

S. 1173 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 30, 2015

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