Missouri state legislators are considering a bill that would
require scrap operators to obtain titles or salvage
certificates before acquiring vehicles.
sponsored by Rep. Jeremy LaFaver, would replace an existing law
that allows scrap operators to purchase vehicles that are at
least 10 years old without obtaining a title or salvage
The Missouri legislature last year toughened other parts of
laws relevant to recyclers, including mandating that records be
maintained on copper and aluminum transactions as well as
requiring photographs of the seller and delivery vehicle on all
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