Motor vehicle dealers; imposition of financial penalties, warranty and sales incentive obligations. (SB1051)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Dealer franchises; administrative fees and penalties. Extends the protection that dealers currently retain for chargebacks to administrative fees and other penalties. Current law protects dealers who seek to challenge chargebacks for warranty and sales incentive claims from having the disputed amounts taken from open accounts with the manufacturer while the dispute is ongoing. This bill extends this protection to dealers challenging a manufacturer's imposition of administrative fees and other penalties. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101539D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/16/2013Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2013Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/01/2013Assigned Transportation sub: #1
02/11/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/14/2013Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Read second time
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/18/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Enrolled
02/21/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1051ER)
02/21/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 630 (effective 7/1/13)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0630)

Video

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.