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Sec. 274.4 Conveyances subject to seizure; termination of interest.
Any conveyance which an immigration officer has probable cause to believe has been or is being used in the commission of a violation of section
of the Act is subject to seizure.
Any property interest in a conveyance is automatically terminated as of the date of the seizure, if the conveyance is later declared forfeited. Any provision of any state law which recognizes a continuing property interest or right to reinstatement of a property interest in a conveyance has no effect after the date of the seizure of the conveyance, if the conveyance is later declared forfeited.
The custodian is authoized to execute a document of title to convey ownership of a conveyance declared forfeited pursuant to section 274(b) of the Act and this part.