Legislation that would have made it a criminal offense to disturb the peace with “noise from an exhaust system of any vehicle that is not equipped or constructed to prevent any disturbing or unreasonably loud noise” died when the legislature adjourned for the year.
Legislation to eliminate the requirement that roof-mounted off-road light bars be covered when vehicles are operated on roads and highways was signed into law by Governor Jim Justice.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) contends that it is illegal to convert a motor vehicle into a dedicated race vehicle if the emissions system is no longer in its original configuration.
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Legislation (H.B. 3053) to eliminate the requirement that roof-mounted off-road light bars be covered when vehicles are operated on roads and highways was approved by the House and now awaits a vote by the full Senate.
Legislation to create a two-year pilot program permitting recreational vehicles on designated roads and trails in Cabwaylingo State Forest has been approved by the West Virginia Senate.
Legislation to provide for the issuance of a single rear-mounted license plate for certain motor vehicles was signed into law by Governor Steve Bullock.
Legislation has been introduced to establish a task force to guide the development of a mileage-based user fee pilot program to be implemented instead of the gas tax.
Legislation to extend California’s Off Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation (OHMVR) program until 2019 was approved by the Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee on a 9–0 vote.
Legislation (H.B. 2402) to create a special procedure for a person in possession of an abandoned antique vehicle to apply for and receive title to the vehicle was approved by the Senate Government Organization Committee.