HB 418

Sponsor
Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Motor vehicles and manufactured housing titles, appeal of competing ownership, filed in circuit court
Description

Under current law, a taxpayer may file a notice of appeal with the Alabama Tax Tribunal for the denial or revocation of a certificate of title

This bill would provide that any appeal involving competing ownership claims involving a motor vehicle title or manufactured home title be filed in circuit court

Relating to an appeal concerning the ownership and title to a motor vehicle or manufactured home, to provide that any appeal concerning competing ownership claims shall be filed in circuit court.

Subjects
Civil Procedure
View Original PDF: HB 418 - Introduced - PDF

Under current law, a taxpayer may file a notice of appeal with the Alabama Tax Tribunal for the denial or revocation of a certificate of title

This bill would provide that any appeal involving competing ownership claims involving a motor vehicle title or manufactured home title be filed in circuit court

Relating to an appeal concerning the ownership and title to a motor vehicle or manufactured home, to provide that any appeal concerning competing ownership claims shall be filed in circuit court.

Section 1

Notwithstanding Section 40-2A-8, Code of Alabama 1975, any appeal concerning competing ownership claims related solely to who is the proper party to have possession of the motor vehicle or manufactured home and the certificate of title to the motor vehicle or manufactured home shall be filed in circuit court. Court costs incurred by such appeal shall be prepaid by the appealing party. Any claim by an interested party for damages or for other action must be brought as a separate action as provided by law.

Section 2

This act shall become effective immediately following its passage and approval by the Governor, or upon its otherwise becoming law.

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Action Date Chamber Action
March 27, 2018HDelivered to Governor at 2:28 p.m. on March 27, 2018.
March 27, 2018HAssigned Act No. 2018-556.
March 27, 2018HClerk of the House Certification
March 27, 2018SSignature Requested
March 22, 2018HEnrolled
March 22, 2018HPassed Second House
March 22, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 1070
March 22, 2018SThird Reading Passed
March 15, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
March 8, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Judiciary
March 8, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 649
March 8, 2018HThird Reading Passed
March 1, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
February 15, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Judiciary
2018-03-22
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-03-08
Chamber: House
Result: Passed