Montana Repo Laws - Repossession Laws
Repo Laws - Repossession Laws in Montana:
Where do I refer to for Title or License Registration?
For state Title and License Information, refer to:
Title and Registration Bureau
Shown on title held by debtor.
Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)
adopted in January, 1965: With
County Clerk and Recorder of county
where property is located. Must be
filed with Registrar's Bureau to be
valid against third party creditors.
As per the UCC, repossession is
allowed and permitted as long as it
is peaceful, but retaking bars suit
for price and vice-versa. Trip
permits required on units leaving
the county where repossession takes
Ten (10) day redemption.
Not allowed if buyer has paid at
least one-third of the purchase
price and buyer surrenders to seller
without expense. Judgment notes are
Contract filed with registrar of
Motor Vehicles valid against all
Certificate of Title; affidavit of repossession; notarized release of lien.
Documents Required for Liquidation:
Affidavit of Repossession, Bill of Sale or Title in Lienholder's name.
Remain with the owner / debtor, and can be transferred to replacement vehicles of the same type.
All recovery requirements and fees are current as of 2002.
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