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House Bill 1628

House Bill 1628

ARCHIVE (2003)

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DIGEST OF HB1628 (Updated February 25, 2003 5:19 PM - DI 84)

Motor vehicle chop shops. Makes it a Class C felony subject to a fine of not more than $100,000 to operate or conduct certain activities in support of a chop shop. Establishes a minimum fine for offenses related to the misuse of vehicle identification numbers, labels, or plates. Provides for the seizure of property used in a chop shop or acquired through the proceeds of a chop shop. Provides that certain offenses involving the altering or defacing of automobile identification numbers or in support of a chop shop may be used as a basis for conviction under the racketeer influenced and corrupt organizations (RICO) law.
Current Status:
In Committee - 2nd House
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