Government Affairs

Get to Know Your Lawmakers

woodallWe’ve all heard the saying, “If you want something done right, do it yourself.” While there’s a good bit of truth to it, representing the interests of the automotive specialty aftermarket is a team effort. SEMA members and staff work together to build relationships with lawmakers in Washington and across the country, amplifying the industry’s voice.

Law and Order

californiaCalifornia Labeling: A bill was approved by the Senate and referred to the Assembly to require cleaning-product manufacturers to disclose all ingredients and “contaminants of concern” on the product label and the manufacturer’s website.

California Proposition 65

SEMA is pleased to provide our members with information on California’s Proposition 65. This California state law requires businesses to warn California consumers if their products contain threshold amounts of chemicals causing cancer or reproductive harm. Below is an overview of the law with links to additional resources. These materials are for information only and are current as of 2017 (noting that the law is subject to change).


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