Massachusetts Bill to Exempt Vehicles 75 Years or Older from Annual Safety Inspection Scheduled for Hearing
DON’T DELAY! Please contact the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Transportation to request support for H.3140:
YOU MAY USE THE FOLLOWING POINTS IN YOUR MESSAGE:
- H.3140 would exempt from the state’s annual safety inspection program antique vehicles that are 75 years old and older, registered with antique or year of manufacture license plates, and whose owner is a member of a recognized antique car club.
- H.3140 endorses the fact that antique vehicles constitute a small portion of the vehicle fleet and are overwhelmingly well-maintained and infrequently operated.
Overview: Legislation (H.3140) has been introduced in the Massachusetts State Legislature to exempt older antique vehicles from the state’s annual safety inspection requirement. The bill is scheduled for a hearing in the Joint Committee on Transportation on September 17th.