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    Thread: Proposal to change smog check exemption to 1981 model year

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      03-27-2012 02:00 AM #1
      Ran across this tonight http://japanesenostalgiccar.com/2012...-smog-testing/ .

      When you open the link you will see that the Senate Transportation and Housing Committee votes on whether to pass this on tomorrow. It gives e-mail addresses for each member.

      I sent the following message to each member:

      "Amend smog check cut off to 1981

      Sir,
      I ran across information about this proposal by accident tonight.
      As an auto hobbyist, I strongly support this and would also support a return to the previous 30 year rolling exemption or better yet, 20 or 25 years like many other states.
      Thank you for considering this issue,
      George A Hamilton Jr, Crockett, Ca"

      Pavley and Kehoe are women. Don't call them "Sir".

      Send your own message to each. Ask your friends.

      Just think, all Scirocco1's would be exempt.
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      So, when your item sells, please don't edit out your price and description when you mark it "SOLD". Rather, edit to show selling price.

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      03-27-2012 02:43 AM #2
      I hope it does get passed and go in affect soon, I have my eye on a mk1 Scirocco sitting in my neighbors backyard.
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      03-27-2012 02:53 AM #3
      i emailed them, thanks for the link. i put the link up on my facebook.
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      04-18-2012 12:46 AM #4
      Apparently SB 1224 has failed in a 4 to 3 vote. So pre 1980 cars (76 +) still need to be smoked.

      http://grassrootsmotorsports.com/for...m/48226/page1/

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