On August 30, 2016, California amended its Proposition 65 regulations for warning labels on products containing chemicals associated with cancer and birth defects.
The U.S. House of Representatives passed SEMA-supported legislation from Rep. Paul Cook (R-CA) that would permanently designate six existing OHV areas comprising 300,000 acres in San Bernardino County.
Governor Jerry Brown signed into law as part of the state’s budget a provision adding six staff to the California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) aftermarket parts division.
Prince Edward Island’s Transportation, Infrastructure and Energy Minister Paula Biggar announced that July is once again being declared Automotive Heritage Month in the Province.
SEMA submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) in opposition to threatened tariffs on imported automobiles and auto parts.
The Rhode Island legislature approved a bill allowing the issuance of courtesy registration plates to vehicles more than 25 years old. Under the current law, “antique” plates are available for vehicles that are at least 25 years old and used only for exhibitions, parades and car club activities.
California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law a bill that enhances online privacy protections for consumers.
The date marks the ninth commemoration in what has become an annual event to celebrate and raise awareness of the vital role automotive restoration and collection plays in American society.
The tariff war with China is escalating. President Trump directed the U.S. government to impose 25% tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese imports beginning July 6.
Governor Gina Raimondo signed into law legislation allowing the issuance of courtesy registration plates to vehicles more than 25 years old.