Governor Butch Otter signed into law legislation that allows a vehicle built for the U.S. Armed Forces to be registered and operated on public highways in Idaho, even if such a vehicle does not meet federal motor vehicle safety standards.
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Two Hawaii Senate Committees have passed a resolution seeking construction of a new race track facility on the island of Oahu.
Last week, the budget committees in the California Legislature voted to provide more staff to the California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) Aftermarket Parts Division.
A bill has been introduced in Wisconsin that would allow half-track former military vehicles to be registered as special-interest vehicles.
Governor Gary Hebert signed pro-hobby legislation into a law.
Governor Gary Herbert signed into law pro-hobby legislation to increase funds used for off-highway vehicle (OHV) infrastructure.
Governor Dennis Daugaard signed into law a bill that increases the mileage limitation for special-interest vehicles from 6,000 to 7,500 miles per year, along with the option of putting personalized plates on the vehicles.
A bill has been introduced in the Rhode Island House of Representatives that would take the same approach on window tinting as Massachusetts.
The Oklahoma House passed a bill that allows for the titling of high-mobility multipurpose vehicles although the vehicles are not permitted on interstate highways.
Several bills introduced in West Virginia in 2018 failed to be enacted into law before the legislature adjourned for the session.