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Deadline For Public Comment

Deadline: Apr 29, 2013

The deadline for public comment has expired. Contact the agency or primary contact person listed below for assistance.

Rule Details

Rule Number: 13P005
Title: Rules Governing Inspection of Motor Vehicles
Type: Standard
Status: Adopted
Agency: Department of Motor Vehicles
Legal Authority: 23 V.S.A. ยง 1001
Summary: The rule adopts the standards by which motor vehicles of different types are inspected for compliance with equipment and safety requirements. It describes what must be inspected, gives some guidance in how to inspect and sets pass/fail criteria to help ensure all vehicles meet a minimum standard. The proposed rule also introduces the requirement for inspection stations to conduct electronic safety inspections by using the Automated Vehicle Inspection Program (AVIP), after a date to be established by the Commissioner of Motor Vehicles.
Persons Affected: Inspection Stations, Inspection Mechanics, Department of Motor Vehicles and vehicle owner/lessees.
Economic Impact: The Proposed rule updates the existing rule by adding information brought about by passage of legislation, most notably being the increase in the cost of Inspection Stickers and changes regarding replacement stickers. Other changes include corrections to some errors and omissions in the prior version. The most noteworthy change having a significant impact to inspection stations is the introduction of the requirement for inspection stations to conduct electronic safety inspections by using the Automated Vehicle Inspection Program (AVIP), after a date to be established by the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). The Department is currently in the process of writing a Request for Proposal for the design, purchase and impleme
Posting date: Mar 06,2013

Hearing Information

Information for Hearing # 1
Hearing date:
04-16-2013 1:00 PM   
Location: Department of Motor Vehicles - 3rd Floor Conference Room
Address: 120 State Street
City: Montpelier
State: VT
Zip: 05603-0001
Hearing Notes:

Contact Information

Information for Contact # 1
Level: Primary    
Name: Joanne Bilodeau    
Agency: Department of Motor Vehicles    
Address: 120 State Street    
City: Montpelier    
State: VT    
Zip: 05603-0001    
Telephone: 802-828-3093    
Fax: 802-828-2826    
Email: 
joanne.bilodeau@state.vt.us
     
 
   
Website Address:  http://dmv.vermont.gov
     
 
   
Information for Contact # 2
Level: Secondary    
Name: Drew Bloom    
Agency: Department of Motor Vehicles    
Address: 120 State Street    
City: Montpelier    
State: VT    
Zip: 05603-0001    
Telephone: 802-828-2067    
Fax: 802-828-2092    
Email: 
drew.bloom@state.vt.us
     
 
   
       

Keyword Information

Keywords:

Vehicle Inspection
Inspection Station
Vehicle Safety
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