REGULATION OF VEHICLE DEALERS
32-6B-1 Definition of terms.
32-6B-2 Principal place of business defined.
32-6B-3 Sale on consignment--Contract required--Form.
32-6B-3.1 Sale on consignment prohibited for vehicle without statement of origin.
32-6B-3.2 Odometer reading required for consignment or auction--Violation a misdemeanor.
32-6B-3.3 Consignment or auction of vehicle with lien--Written consent and release by lien holder.
32-6B-3.4 Auction on consignment of vehicle titled in another state--Age of vehicle .
32-6B-3.5 Auction on consignment of motorcycle not titled in state--Age of vehicle.
32-6B-3.6 Sale of used motorcycles and off-road vehicles on consignment where dealer possesses state title or title from bordering state--Exception.
32-6B-4 License required--Violation as misdemeanor.
32-6B-4.1 Brokering prohibited--Violation as misdemeanor.
32-6B-5 Exemptions from licensing requirements.
32-6B-5.1 Permit for sale or display of certain trailers, motorcycles, auctioned vehicles, and customized vehicles.
32-6B-6 Application required--Contents.
32-6B-7 Bond required--Amount--Term--Continuation certificate--Notification of payment or cancellation--Additional bond.
32-6B-7.1 Pooling of assets to satisfy bond requirements--Right, title, and interest in state--Termination--Notice of payment of claim--Replenishment of pool.
32-6B-7.2 Increase in dealer bond amount--Implementation.
32-6B-8 Dealer in new vehicles to maintain repair shop.
32-6B-9 Dealer in new vehicles to give bond to cover warranty obligations--Amount--Exemption.
32-6B-10 Manufacturer's contract or franchise prerequisite to license for dealer in new vehicles.
32-6B-11 Verification of application by department--Refusal to issue license.
32-6B-12 Classification of licenses--Issuance of license certificate.
32-6B-12.1 Low-speed vehicle retail sales.
32-6B-13 Fees for dealer's licenses--Disposition of fees.
32-6B-14 Multiple year license--Annual review--Renewal notice--Revocation.
32-6B-15 Renewal application--Fees.
32-6B-16 Modification of license certificate--Display of license.
32-6B-17 Separate license for each county in which applicant maintains principal place of business.
32-6B-18 Permission to change principal place of business within county.
32-6B-19 Supplemental licenses for supplemental lots within county--Exemptions.
32-6B-20 Books, records, and files to be kept--Inspection.
32-6B-20.1 Certificate kept at another dealership or at lending institution--Requirements--Notice.
32-6B-20.2 Offer to sell, sale, or exchange of vehicle without certificate of title allowed under specified circumstances.
32-6B-20.3 Agreement that dealer will satisfy lien by paying lienholder--Trade of vehicle or consignment agreement--Theft.
32-6B-20.4 Time period to satisfy lien after receipt of funds--Offering vehicle for sale prior to tender to lienholder.
32-6B-21 Issuance of dealer plates--Numbering--Fees--Return of plates--Misdemeanor.
32-6B-21.1 Mailing fees.
Use of dealer plates--Transfer of plates--Violation as misdemeanor. 32-6B-22.1
Commercial motor vehicles licensed to dealers--Dealer 88 license plates--Return of plates--Violation as misdemeanor. 32-6B-22.2
Use of dealer 88 license plates_Transfer of plates. 32-6B-23
Issuance of motorcycle dealer and trailer dealer plates--Numbering--Display and use--Fees. 32-6B-24
Repossession of dealer plates. 32-6B-25
Use of vehicles bearing dealer's demonstration or in-transit permits--Time limitation--Issuance of permits for unauthorized purposes prohibited--Violation as misdemeanor. 32-6B-26
Temporary license permit--Provision by dealer. 32-6B-27
Location of temporary license permit. 32-6B-28
Time for application for registration by owner--Inspection of documents by law enforcement officer. 32-6B-29
Restrictions on dealer use of temporary license permits--Renewal prohibited--Violation as misdemeanor. 32-6B-30
Design of dealers' demonstration, in-transit and temporary license permits--Information required--Source of permits. 32-6B-31
to 32-6B-33. Repealed. 32-6B-34
Dealer's car auction agency--Defined--Applicability of chapter--Additional provisions. 32-6B-35
Dealer's car auction agency--Bond requirements--Dealer's right of action--Liability of surety. 32-6B-35.1
Dealer's car auction agency--Announcement at sale when title denotes any brand or damage--Return of vehicle. 32-6B-36
Dealer's car auction agency--Vehicles acceptable for sale--Permitted purchasers--Unauthorized sale a misdemeanor. 32-6B-36.1
Sale of government owned vehicles by auction agency. 32-6B-36.2
Issuance of auction agency plates--Numbering--Fees--Return of plates--Misdemeanor. 32-6B-36.4
Use of agency plates--Transfer of plates--Violation as misdemeanor. 32-6B-37
Dealer's car auction agency--Records required. 32-6B-37.1
Public auction to keep records--Inspection by dealer appointed inspectors. 32-6B-38
Appointment of inspectors--Entry authorized--Complaints. 32-6B-39
Investigation of dealers--Authorized. 32-6B-40
Grounds for denial of license or application of provisions of §§ 32-6B-41.1 to 32-6B-41.6, inclusive. 32-6B-41.1
Cease and desist order for specified violations--Period of effectiveness. 32-6B-41.2
Hearing on question of whether violations occurred--Procedures. 32-6B-41.3
Finality of cease and desist order. 32-6B-41.4
Order to pay fine or suspend or revoke license upon failure to comply with cease and desist order--Deposit of monetary penalties. 32-6B-41.5
Hearing to contest order to pay fine or suspend or revoke license--Procedures. 32-6B-41.6
Finality of order to pay fine or suspend or revoke license. 32-6B-42
Notification of surety of license denial, suspension or revocation. 32-6B-43
, 32-6B-44. Repealed. 32-6B-45
Good cause required for franchisor termination, cancellation, nonrenewal, or change in competitive circumstances.
When franchisor may establish additional vehicle dealership for same line-make--Hearing. 32-6B-48
Factors in determining cause for establishing additional franchise for same line-make. 32-6B-49
Factors which are not cause for termination or noncontinuance of franchise or for establishing additional franchise for same line-make. 32-6B-49.1
Terms or conditions not allowed in franchise agreement. 32-6B-50
Notice of intention to enter into additional franchise for same line-make. 32-6B-51
Copies of notice to be sent to franchisees and other interested persons. 32-6B-52
Objection to approval of notice--Time for filing written objection--Approval absent timely objection. 32-6B-53
Hearing on objection--Time and place--Notice--Continuance. 32-6B-54
Burden of proof at hearing. 32-6B-55
Hearing upon change of circumstances. 32-6B-56
Dealer's license not to be issued to franchisee absent compliance by franchisor. 32-6B-56.1
Trailer franchisees not subject to certain provisions. 32-6B-57
Sale by franchisor to franchisee at lower price than that charged to other franchisee prohibited--Exceptions--Violation as misdemeanor--Damages. 32-6B-58
Duty of franchisor or manufacturer to fulfill warranty agreements and compensate dealers for labor and parts--Disposition of dealer claims. 32-6B-59
Right of department to apply for injunction against violation of chapter. 32-6B-60
Adoption of rules. 32-6B-61
Schedule of compensation for warranty work. 32-6B-62
Trailer dealers exempt from certain liability insurance requirements. 32-6B-63
Regulation of advertising. 32-6B-64
Advertising defined. 32-6B-65
In-transit permits for certain trailer manufacturer's trailers. 32-6B-67
Promulgation of rules for in-transit permits for trailer manufacturer's trailers. 32-6B-68
Sale of lists of dealers authorized--Fees. 32-6B-69
Franchise agreement--Change of terms--Dealer rights. 32-6B-69.1
Audit by franchisor--Limitation--Exception. 32-6B-70
License required for certain activities--Violation as misdemeanor--Additional violations as felony. 32-6B-71
Vehicle dealership--Death of owner--Succession of interest. 32-6B-72
Succession--Refusal to honor. 32-6B-73
Notification of decision to transfer, assign, or sell franchise agreement or dealership--Notification as application for approval. 32-6B-74
Contents of notice. 32-6B-75
Manufacturer or franchisor to determine prospective transferee's qualification--Notice of decision--Statement of reasons for rejection. 32-6B-76
Approval may not be unreasonably withheld. 32-6B-77
Filing objection when application rejected. 32-6B-78
Transferee's qualification as sole issue in objection. 32-6B-79
Manufacturer defined. 32-6B-80
Manufacturer or franchisor may not own or operate dealership--Exceptions. 32-6B-81
Manufacturer or franchisor may own or operate for limited period--Conditions. 32-6B-82
Exceptions for the purpose of broadening diversity of dealer body. 32-6B-83
Extension of time period in 32-6B-81--Application--Limit. 32-6B-84
Civil action for injunction and damages .32-6B-86
Applicability of SL 2010, ch 156 amendments.32-6B-87
Dealers permitted to lease space in common area of shopping mall for displaying new vehicles--Restrictions--Exception.32-6B-88
Off-road vehicle dealers exempt from certain special event permit requirements, fees, and taxes.