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 is peaceful.
Redemption rights provided for in licensing and inspection regulations.
Discretion of Court in foreclosure proceedings permitted after foreclosure. Confession of judgment notes invalid.
Special Motor Vehicle Provisions:
Liens on motor vehicles must be recorded on title to be effective against third parties.
Documents Required to Transfer Ownership of Motor Vehicle:
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.
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