H.R.1006 - A bill to amend the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966 with respect to certain passenger motor vehicle safety requirements, and for other purposes.99th Congress (1985-1986)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rinaldo, Matthew J. [R-NJ-7] (Introduced 02/06/1985)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/24/1986 Executive Comment Received From DOT. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1006 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/06/1985)
Amends the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966 to revise restrictions on certain imported vehicles that do not conform to Federal standards. Authorizes the Secretary of Transportation to exempt certain motor vehicles or equipment from such restrictions for purposes of research, investigation, study, demonstration, training, national security, competitive racing events, or completion in the United States of an incomplete foreign-built vehicle or equipment item.
Authorizes the Secretaries of Transportation and of the Treasury to promulgate joint regulations which authorize the importation of non-conforming vehicles or equipment if an individual has never imported such a vehicle before and seeks to do so for personal use to meet unforeseen cases of extreme hardship or extraordinary circumstances.