Legislation (H.B. 323) to allow for the titling and registration of former military vehicles passed the Hawaii legislature and now goes to Governor David Ige for enactment into law.
Law & Order
The West Mojave Route Network Project revisions will supplement the 2006 West Mojave Plan.
The Appeals Court ruled that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management failed to establish baseline environmental conditions for both its travel and recreation rules for the 428,000-acre area.
The tax collection requirement stems from the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2018 “South Dakota v. Wayfair” decision allowing states to require remote retailers to collect sales taxes even when they have no physical presence in the state.
SEMA submitted comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in opposition to its proposed regulation that gas stations be allowed to sell E15 year-round.
The USTR exclusions are primarily for non-automotive applications.
Legislation (S.B. 356) introduced in Nevada to allow for the titling and registration of retired military vehicles passed the Senate and now awaits consideration by the Assembly Committee on Growth and Infrastructure.
Legislation (H.B. 52) introduced in the Maryland House of Delegates to exempt vehicles driven under 5,000 miles annually from inspection and testing requirements failed to be enacted before the legislature adjourned for the year.
A resolution (S.C.R. 108) offered in Hawaii advocating for the construction of a new race-track facility on the island of Oahu passed the House Committee on Water, Land and Hawaiian Affairs and now awaits consideration in the House Judiciary Committee.
Legislation (H.B. 1755) introduced in Texas to create a specific registration and titling class for assembled vehicles, including kit cars and dune buggies, and former military vehicles passed the House and now awaits consideration in the Senate Transportation Committee.