Washington DC Repo Laws - Repossession Laws
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Repo Laws - Repossession Laws in Washington DC:
Where do I refer to for Title or License Registration?
For state Title and License Information, refer to:
Department of Motor Vehicles
301 C Street N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20001
Telephone: (202) 727-6680.
Fees for search of
records is $0.50.
Shown on title held by lienholder.
With Recorder of Deeds for the
District. Uniform Commercial Code
adopted January, 1965.
As per the UCC, repossession is
allowed and permitted as long as it
Redemption rights provided for in
licensing and inspection
Discretion of Court in foreclosure
proceedings permitted after
foreclosure. Confession of judgment
Liens on motor vehicles must be
recorded on title to be effective
against third parties.
Title Certificate in lienholder's name.
Documents Required for Liquidation:
Certified copy of contract, title, inspection if out of state.
Remain with the owner / debtor.
All recovery requirements and fees are current as of 2002.
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