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      house Committees
      House Committee on Financial Services
    IntroducedJune 10th, 2009

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Title

Automobile Dealer Economic Rights Restoration Act of 2009

Official Title

To restore the economic rights of automobile dealers, and for other purposes.

Summary

Automobile Dealer Economic Rights Restoration Act of 2009 - Prohibits any automobile manufacturer (manufacturer) in which the federal government has a financial or ownership interest from depriving an automobile dealer (dealer) of its economic rights under a dealer agreement. Requires the manufacturer to assume (or assign to a successor) each agreement in existence before the commencement of a federal bankruptcy case by the manufacturer. Directs any such manufacturer, if a valid dealer agreement is not assumed or assigned, to require the new entity created in the bankruptcy case to enter into a new agreement, under the same terms.