Tag: legislation

GOVERNMENT: Wrap-up of state legislative and regulatory news

California Gov. Edmund Brown has signed into law a new requirement (AB 1215) that dealers must label salvaged vehicles with a red warning sticker after obtaining vehicle histories through the National Motor Vehicle Title Information System (NMVTIS) for every vehicle they are selling. California Bill Part 1 He has also signed into law an amendment […]

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GOVERNMENT: Fight Over "Right to Repair" Moves to the State Level

As federal “Right-to-Repair” legislation continues to languish, similar legislation is being introduced in more and more states. The Northwest Automotive Trades Association is backing a “Right to Repair” bill in Oregon; the association says a statewide phone poll of 500 voters in that state found that 74 percent support the bill’s concept that car companies […]

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