New York Reintroduces Bill to Reduce Antique, Classic, and Collector Vehicle Inspections
DON’T DELAY! Please contact the Assembly Transportation Committee to request support for A. 4202:
You may use the following points in your message:
- A. 4202 would require a biennial safety inspection instead of an annual inspection for antique, classic, and collector vehicles.
- A. 4202 acknowledges the fact that these vehicles are generally driven significantly fewer miles on New York roadways than other passenger vehicles.
- A. 4202 recognizes the burden that safety inspections place on enthusiasts.
- A. 4202 brings the state in line with other states seeking to reward automotive enthusiasts and expand opportunities for these prized vehicles to be enjoyed.
- A. 4202 recognizes that the collection and restoration of historic and classic cars is an important part of preserving the technological achievements and cultural heritage of the United States.
Overview: SAN-supported legislation (A. 4202) has been introduced in New York that would require a biennial safety inspection instead of an annual inspection for antique, classic, and collector vehicles. Under current law, these vehicles must be inspected every year. The bill currently awaits consideration in the Assembly Transportation Committee.