Dismantler’s Handbook of Registration Procedures

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6.100 Vehicles Removed Under a Local Abatement Procedure

Definition: Vehicles removed pursuant to a city or county ordinance that establishes procedures for the abatement and removal as public nuisances, of abandoned, wrecked, dismantled, or inoperative vehicles.

Notice of Acquisition (REG 42): Not required

Report of Vehicle To Be Dismantled (REG 42): Not required

When can the vehicle be dismantled?


Documents required to obtain junk status

Retain in the dismantler’s business records:

A copy of the resolution or order authorizing disposition of the vehicle.

The agency submits to the department a Notice of Abandoned Vehicle (REG 104) and any available titling documents, which are used to update the vehicle record with junk status.