Repossessed vehicles; person purchasing in another state may sell in State without obtaining title. (SB1415)

Introduced By

Sen. Harry Blevins (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sale in Virginia of vehicles repossessed in another state. Provides that a person who purchases in another state a vehicle repossessed in that state, may sell that vehicle in Virginia without obtaining a Virginia title, provided the person who purchased the vehicle in another state has in his possession an affidavit of repossession or similar document, approved by the state in which the vehicle was purchased, attesting to the lawful repossession. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Presented and ordered printed 093567204
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/21/2009Impact statement from DMV (SB1415)
01/22/2009Reported from Transportation with substitute (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2009Committee substitute printed 093590204-S1
01/26/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Impact statement from DMV (SB1415S1)
01/27/2009Read second time
01/27/2009Reading of substitute waived
01/27/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093590204-S1
01/27/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1415S1
01/28/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Read first time
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/17/2009Reported from Transportation with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Read second time
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Committee amendment agreed to
02/24/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/24/2009Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009House amendment agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1415ER)
03/09/2009Impact statement from DMV (SB1415ER)
03/10/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/30/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 691 (effective 7/1/09)
03/30/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0691)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 40 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2510.