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      house Committees
      House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
      Highways and Transit
    IntroducedApril 21st, 2009

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Title

State and Local Predatory Towing Enforcement Act

Official Title

To amend title 49, United States Code, to allow States to regulate tow truck operations.

Summary

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.)

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