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House Committee on Transportation and InfrastructureHighways and TransitIntroducedApril 21st, 2009
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State and Local Predatory Towing Enforcement Act
To amend title 49, United States Code, to allow States to regulate tow truck operations.
State and Local Predatory Towing Enforcement Act - Waives federal pre-emption to allow states to regulate tow truck operations performed without the prior consent or authorization of the owner or operator of the towed motor vehicle. (Currently, states are allowed to regulate only the price of for-hire motor vehicle transportation by a tow truck, if such transportation is performed without the prior consent or authorization of the owner or operator of the motor vehicle.)