Bill Status of HB5395 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: MOTOR VEHICLE-FIRST REFUSAL
Rep. LaToya Greenwood - Jay Hoffman, Katie Stuart, Dave Vella, Kelly M. Burke, Natalie A. Manley and Frances Ann Hurley
| 3/4/2022||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Motor Vehicle Franchise Act. Provides that, if a manufacturer exercises a right of first refusal in order to terminate a dealership that paid at least 10% of the local retailers' occupation tax imposed by the municipality or county where the terminated dealership is located during the calendar year immediately prior to the termination, then, for a period of 20 consecutive years after the dealership is terminated, the manufacturer must pay to the municipality or county in which the terminated dealership was located an amount equal to the certified local retailers' occupation tax amount. Provides that the certified local retailers' occupation tax amount is the highest amount paid by the dealership in any of the 5 years immediately prior to the year in which the dealership was terminated. Effective immediately.