The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) amended its fuel regulations to require more specific information be posted at the pump regarding the amount of ethanol that has been added to gasoline at levels above 10% (E10).
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Legislation to exempt motor vehicles that are at least 10 years old from the state and local sales tax on the titling of motor vehicles has been introduced.
Legislation to allow a camping or fifth-wheel trailer more than 25 years old to be permanently registered for a $25 fee has been introduced.
Legislation has been introduced in the Washington State House of Representatives to allow the issuance of only a single rear-mounted license plate for vehicles originally manufactured without an installed bracket, device, or other means to display and secure a license plate on the front of the vehicle.
Legislation has been reintroduced in the New Jersey State Senate to require the issuance of only a single license plate for motor vehicles.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) will now allow rear license plates to be mounted at an angle of up to 30 degrees beyond vertical rather than the current 15 degree limit.
The U.S. House of Representatives and Senate have passed differing bills to overhaul the Toxic Substances Control Act (“TSCA”).
The U.S. Department of Interior decided that public-private conservation efforts have successfully eliminated the need to list the greater sage grouse as endangered.
More than 700 state legislators strong, the State Automotive Enthusiast Leadership Caucus is called upon to help confront overly restrictive legislation that seeks to prohibit vehicle modification.
SEMA has sought to protect motorized recreation on public lands for decades—with good reason.