Certificate of title, delivery upon certain circumstances.
be amended to read as follows:
, firm, or corporation
, upon the sale and delivery of any used or
secondhand motor vehicle, shall within thirty days thereof deliver to the purchaser a certificate of
title, endorsed according to law, and issued for the vehicle by the department.
notwithstanding any other provision of law, if the purchaser defaults on the terms of the sale within
the thirty-day period, the seller does not have to deliver the certificate of title to the purchaser. The
seller shall notify the department in writing of the seller's refusal to deliver title to the purchaser
within fourteen days of the purchaser's default on the terms of the sale.
A violation of this section
is a Class 2 misdemeanor.