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Source

(Oct. 17, 1940, ch. 888, title III, § 303, as added Pub. L. 108–189, § 1, Dec. 19, 2003, 117 Stat. 2847; amended Pub. L. 110–289, div. B, title II, § 2203(a), July 30, 2008, 122 Stat. 2849; Pub. L. 111–275, title III, § 303(b)(4), Oct. 13, 2010, 124 Stat. 2878.)

Amendment of Subsections (b) and (c)

For termination of amendment by section 2203(c) of Pub. L. 110–289, see Effective and Termination Dates of 2008 Amendment note below.

Prior Provisions

A prior section 533, act Oct. 17, 1940, ch. 888, art. III, § 303, as added Oct. 6, 1942, ch. 581, § 12, 56 Stat. 772, related to settlement of cases involving stayed proceedings to foreclose mortgage on, resume possession of, or terminate contract for purchase of, personal property, prior to the general amendment of this Act by Pub. L. 108–189. See section 534 of this Appendix.
Another prior section 533, act Oct. 17, 1940, ch. 888, art. III, § 303, 54 Stat. 1183, related to stay of action to resume possession of motor vehicle, tractor, or their accessories, encumbered by purchase money mortgage, conditional sales contract, etc., prior to repeal by act Oct. 6, 1942, ch. 581, § 11, 56 Stat. 772.

Amendments

2010—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 111–275 amended subsec. (d) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (d) related to penalties.
2008—Subsecs. (b), (c). Pub. L. 110–289 temporarily substituted “9 months” for “90 days” in introductory provisions. See Effective and Termination Dates of 2008 Amendment note below.

Effective and Termination Dates of 2008 Amendment

Pub. L. 110–289, div. B, title II, § 2203(c), July 30, 2008, 122 Stat. 2850, as amended by Pub. L. 111–346, § 2, Dec. 29, 2010, 124 Stat. 3622, provided that:
“(1) Effective date.—The amendment made by subsection (a) [amending this section] shall take effect on the date of enactment of this Act [July 30, 2008].
“(2) Sunset.—The amendments made by subsection (a) shall expire on December 31, 2012. Effective January 1, 2013, the provisions of subsections (b) and (c) of section 303 of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act [50 App. U.S.C. 533 (b), (c)], as in effect on the day before the date of the enactment of this Act [July 30, 2008], are hereby revived.”

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