A bill allowing window tinting that met the minimum standard of 25% light transmittance died as the Utah legislature adjourned.
SEMA Action Network (SAN)
A bill has been introduced in the Michigan Senate to allow for the attachment of a tow ball, bicycle rack, removable hitch or any other device designed to carry an object on the rear of a vehicle, even if it obstructs the rear license plate.
SEMA-supported legislation (H.R. 5212/S. 2519) has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate to cap the amount of ethanol that is required to be blended into the U.S. fuel supply at 9.7%.
The West Virginia Senate has passed a bill to allow for personalized license plates for antique vehicles.
The Virginia House of Delegates passed a bill to allow military surplus off-highway vehicles to be registered as antiques.
Utah lawmakers are considering a bill to align off-highway vehicle registration fees with the areas of impact and required services.
Legislation to allow registration of former military vehicles as special interest vehicles has been favorably considered by two committees and is awaiting a Senate floor vote.
A bill has been introduced to extend the emissions inspection cycle from two years to four years for ’82 and newer model-year vehicles.
The Utah House of Representatives passed a bill to extend the emissions inspection exemption to vehicles that are model-year ’67 or older, as well as diesel vehicles ’97 or older.
A bill was introduced that would amend the state’s current law governing historic motor vehicles to permit the use of these vehicles for occasional travel or pleasure driving, which is defined as not more than one day per week.