S. 475 (99th): Truth in Mileage Act of 1986

A bill to amend the Motor Vehicle Information and Cost Savings Act to require certain information to be filed in registering the title of motor vehicles, and for other purposes.



Feb 19, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 28, 1986

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 28, 1986.


Pub.L. 99-579


James Exon

Senator from Nebraska



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Last Updated: Oct 28, 1986


Feb 19, 1985

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Apr 18, 1985
Reported by Committee

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Dec 13, 1985
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 6, 1986
Passed House with Changes

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 8, 1986
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 28, 1986
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 475 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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