Government Affairs News

Posted on: Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 1:57pm

Legislation to remove the requirement that a motor vehicle must display a registration plate on the front of the motor vehicle died when the legislature adjourned for the year.

Posted on: Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 1:53pm

A bill that sought to include motor-vehicle tires that contain zinc oxide for evaluation as potential priority products under the Green Chemistry program was gutted and replaced with unrelated legislation.

Posted on: Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 1:49pm

SEMA has announced that its Proposition 65 Resources webpage is now live.

Posted on: Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 7:32am

Check out Tire Review’s article highlighting the bill, and learn what you can do to support the RPM Act this summer.

Posted on: Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 10:08am

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke intends to create a Recreation Advisory Committee to help expand public-private partnerships on America’s public lands.

Posted on: Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 8:56am

Legislation (H.B. 502) to exempt antique motor vehicles from state and local taxes was not considered by the House Ways and Means Committee before the legislature adjourned for the year.

Posted on: Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 8:51am

Legislation establishing the Jonesville Public Use Area to protect, maintain, perpetuate and enhance year-round public recreation was not considered in committee before the legislature adjourned for the year.

Posted on: Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 11:19am

The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation that requires the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to reopen the 75,000-acre Clear Creek National Recreation Area (NRA) in California’s San Benito and Fresno Counties for recreational use, including OHV access.

Posted on: Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 11:14am

Legislation to extend the emissions-inspection exemption for new cars from five to seven model years was approved by both the Delaware House and Senate, and now moves to Governor John Carney for his signature and enactment into law.

Posted on: Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 10:54am

Legislation to extend the emissions-inspection exemption for new cars from six to eight model years has been approved by the Senate Environmental Quality Committee and now moves to the Appropriations Committee.

Posted on: Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 2:11pm

Get the latest video, news clips and information on the motorsports bill here.

Posted on: Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 10:32am

Legislation to require the issuance of a single motor-vehicle license plate for attachment at the rear of the vehicle died when the legislature adjourned for the year.

Posted on: Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 10:28am

Thanks to the efforts of the National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Saskatchewan have each issued a proclamation designating July 2017 as Automotive Heritage Month.

Posted on: Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 10:25am

Legislation to provide that a historical motor vehicle which was not manufactured with a license plate display area on the front of the vehicle may display only a single plate on the rear of the vehicle was approved by the New York Senate.

Posted on: Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 10:23am

Legislation to require all motor vehicles to be equipped with a factory-installed or equivalent aftermarket muffler died when the legislature adjourned for the year.

Posted on: Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 10:20am

Legislation to require new-car dealers to provide purchasers a written statement declaring it is illegal for manufacturers or dealers to void a warranty or deny coverage because aftermarket or recycled parts were installed was approved by the full assembly.

Posted on: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 1:57pm

The House Natural Resources Committee passed legislation that requires the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to reopen the 75,000-acre Clear Creek National Recreation Area (NRA) in San Benito and Fresno counties for recreational use, including OHV access.

Posted on: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 1:54pm

Thanks to the efforts of the National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada, the Manitoba Minister of Growth, Enterprise and Trade has issued a proclamation designating July 14, 2017, as Collector Car Appreciation Day in the province.

Posted on: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 1:50pm

Legislation to extend the emissions-inspection exemption for new cars from five to seven model years was approved by the House Transportation, Land Use and Infrastructure Committee.

Posted on: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 10:28am

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) intends to revisit a 2016 rule doubling the threshold at which employers must pay salaried workers time-and-a-half for overtime work.

Posted on: Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 8:49am

Get the latest video, news clips and information on the motorsports bill here.

Posted on: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 2:48pm

Legislation to extend the emissions-inspection exemption for new cars from six to eight model years has been approved by the California Assembly.

Posted on: Monday, June 19, 2017 - 2:53pm

President Donald Trump signed an executive order intended to make it easier for companies, trade associations and unions to develop federally recognized apprenticeship programs.

Posted on: Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 2:41pm

Legislation to extend the model year vehicles eligible to receive vintage license plates from not later than 1942 to not later than 1961 has been signed into law by Governor Brian Sandoval.

Posted on: Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 2:36pm

Legislation to require new-car dealers to provide purchasers a written statement declaring it is illegal for manufacturers or dealers to void a warranty or deny coverage because aftermarket or recycled parts were installed was amended and approved by the Assembly Consumer Affairs Committee.

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