S. 900: Used Car Safety Recall Repair Act


Apr 13, 2015


Referred to Committee on Apr 13, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 13, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Richard Blumenthal

Senior Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2015
Length: 3 pages


4% chance of being enacted (details)

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A bill to require auto dealers to fix outstanding safety recalls before selling or leasing a used passenger motor vehicle.

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This month saw the largest safety recall in American history: approximately 43 to 48 million car airbags made by the company Takata, which are currently in some 34 million vehicles in the United States. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) made the announcement after 10 confirmed fatalities occurred from metal shards in the airbags, killing passengers that the devices ...

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Apr 13, 2015

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