NO. 41. AN ACT RELATING TO DELIVERY OF FORFEITED MOTOR VEHICLES TO THE COMMISSIONER OF BUILDINGS AND GENERAL SERVICES.

(S.171)

It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:

Sec. 1. 23 V.S.A. 1213c(j) is amended to read:

(j) Order of forfeiture. If the court orders the motor vehicle forfeited, it shall be delivered to the state treasurer into the custody of the commissioner of buildings and general services, who shall sell dispose of the motor vehicle at a public sale held under chapter 13 of Title 27 pursuant to section 1556 of Title 29. The proceeds from the sale of the vehicle shall be used to offset any costs of selling the vehicle. Any balance remaining, after any liens on the vehicle have been paid in full, shall be deposited into the general fund.

Approved: May 26, 2003