A group of senators introduced a bill that would require rental companies to repair defects on vehicles subject to manufacturer's recalls before leasing or selling such vehicles. "Rental car companies are rolling the dice with passengers' lives each and every time they rent a car that's under a recall. This practice has already proved tragic. Most rental companies have now changed their policies, but we need a law to ensure that recalled cars are never again driven off of rental lots," said Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y.

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