(b) The application for salvage certificate must also contain the
current odometer reading and that the stated odometer reading is one of the
following: actual mileage, not the actual mileage or mileage is in
excess of its mechanical limits.
(b-5) Each application for a salvage certificate for a motor vehicle shall be verified by the National Motor Vehicle Title Information System (NMVTIS) for a vehicle history report prior to the Secretary issuing a salvage certificate.
(c) A salvage certificate may be assigned to any person licensed under
this Act as a rebuilder, automotive parts recycler, or scrap processor, or to an
out-of-state salvage vehicle buyer. A salvage certificate for a vehicle that has come from a police impoundment may be assigned to a municipal fire department. A junking certificate may be assigned
to anyone. The provisions for reassignment by dealers under paragraph (a)
of Section 3-113 shall apply to salvage certificates, except as provided
in Section 3-117.2. A salvage certificate may be reassigned to one other
person to whom a salvage certificate may be assigned pursuant to this Section.
(Source: P.A. 99-414, eff. 8-20-15.)