08-27-2009, 05:42 PM
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BAR - Regulatory Hearing Smog Check
Saw this posted from another user. Public Hearing meeting in Sacramento regarding the Smogging of Diesels.
ETBlast Print Message
ET Blast # 28222
From: The Bureau of Automotive Repair
To: All licensed stations
Subject: REGULATORY HEARING SMOG CHECK
On Monday, August 31, 2009 at 10:00 AM, the Bureau of Automotive Repair (BAR) will conduct a public hearing concerning proposed regulations regarding the following:
Diesel Powered Vehicle Inspection and Repair
Smog Check Inspection Procedures Manual
Fuel Pipe Restrictor Dowel Gauge and
Visible Smoke Test Procedures
The hearing will be held at the:
Department of Consumers Affairs
1625 North Market
Sacramento, CA 95834
Any person interested may present statements or arguments orally or in writing relevant to the proposed action at the above-mentioned hearing. Written comments also will be accepted by BAR until September 8, 2009 at 5:00 PM.
As part of this regulatory process, a new draft of the Smog Check Inspection Procedures Manual (August 2009) is now available. The revised manual includes diesel inspection procedures, as well as revised Visible Smoke Test procedures for gasoline powered vehicles. The manual is located on the Smog Check Web site, Bureau of Automotive Repair, State of California, Dept. of Consumer Affairs, under ?Hot Topics?.
Diesel vehicle inspections and the revised Visible Smoke Test procedures are scheduled to begin January 1, 2010.
Compose Dt: 8/25/2009 9:36:56 AM
Sent Dt: 8/25/2009 9:37:00 AM
Publish Dt: 8/25/2009 9:50:04 AM
This message is printed on 8/27/2009 6:43:55 PM