California - AB550 - 2015

Smog check: exemption: fee.

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Added On: 02-01-2015
Updated On: 01-06-2016
Status: Failed
Primary Sponsor: Marie Waldron (Republican)





Actions (9)

  • 02-23-2015 - Read first time. To print.
  • 02-24-2015 - From printer. May be heard in committee March 26.
  • 03-26-2015 - Referred to Com. on TRANS. From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on TRANS. Read second time and amended.
  • 04-06-2015 - Re-referred to Com. on TRANS.
  • 04-09-2015 - In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
  • 04-20-2015 - In committee: Set, second hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
  • 01-04-2016 - From committee chair, with author's amendments: Amend, and re-refer to Com. on TRANS. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on TRANS.
  • 01-06-2016 - In committee: Set, final hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.
  • 01-07-2016 - From committee: Without further action pursuant to Joint Rule 62(a).

News (3)

California Proposes Fee in Lieu of Smog Test for Older Models - Motor Trend
Published by motortrend.com
Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:46:08 GMT

California has introduced legislation (A.B. 550) that would allow owners of older-model vehicles to pay a fee in place of passing the state's biennial smog test. Qualifying vehicles would have to meet specific requirements, and the fee would be $200 ...

Smog Check Exemption Bill Proposed in California For Classic Rides - Auto World News
Published by autoworldnews.com
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:13:23 GMT

The state requires a smog check with each new registration and then every two years with registration renewal or when the registration is transferred to a new owner. Classic rides would have to meet specific criteria to qualify for the exemption and ...

California bill would let classic car owners out of smog check for $200 - Autoblog (blog)
Published by autoblog.com
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:34:34 GMT

If a bill currently in the California State Assembly becomes law, the Golden State could become a little more friendly to classic car owners. AB 550 would allow drivers of vehicles that are at least 30 model-years old to pay a $200-fee to waive the ...