HB 38/FN/LM (BR 18) - C. Rollins II
AN ACT relating to safety inspections for official vehicles.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 186 to require an annual safety inspection for vehicles owned or leased by the state, public postsecondary institutions, local governments, boards of education, ambulance services organized by units of government within the state, and volunteer fire department vehicles; require that the inspection be done by a mechanic with A S E certification; require affected entities to present proof of inspection before December 31, 2013, and annually thereafter; require the Transportation Cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations regarding inspection standards and out-of-service criteria for publicly owned vehicles; grant Transportation Cabinet the authority to suspend the registration for any vehicle which does not pass inspection or for which proof of inspection is not provided; provide for no fee to reinstate a registration on a vehicle whose registration was suspended under the provisions of this section; Amend KRS 186.065, 186.060, and 181.061 to conform.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Oct 5-To: Interim Joint Committee on Transportation
Jan 3-introduced in House; to Transportation (H)