Water-damaged vehicles; obtaining salvage certificate. (SB539)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Water-damaged vehicles.  Adds definition of water-damaged vehicles and exempts them from the salvage vehicle exam process. Also adds a $50 processing fee to the application process. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102101D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/21/2010Committee substitute printed 10104479D-S1
01/21/2010Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2010Read second time
01/26/2010Reading of substitute waived
01/26/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104479D-S1
01/26/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB539S1
01/27/2010Passed by for the day
01/28/2010Motion to recommit to committee agreed to
01/28/2010Recommitted to Transportation
01/29/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB539S1)
02/11/2010Stricken at request of Patron in Transportation (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.