hobby legislation

Connecticut may increase property taxes on collector vehicles

Connecticut Reintroduces Bill to Increase Property Taxes on Antique/Rare/Special Interest Motor Vehicles SEMA Action Network Update: The governor has introduced legislation (S.B. 843) to eliminate a provision in the Connecticut statutes that allows antiques, rare or special interest motor vehicles to be assessed at a value of no more than $500.  Under the bill,valuation...

Bill for single license plate display introduced in Missouri

SEMA Action Network Update: Bill to Provide for Single License Plate Introduced in Missouri Legislation (S.B. 104) has been introduced in the Missouri Senate to require the issuance of only a single license plate for motor vehicles.  The bill, favored by state hobbyists, also applies to personalized plates.  If enacted into law, the measure...

Georgia Threatens to Raise Taxes on Collector Vehicles

SEMA Action Network update: Georgia Threatens to Raise Taxes on Older Vehicles Legislation (H.B. 80) introduced in the Georgia General Assembly may effectively raise taxes on untitled vehicles that remain subject to the state’s annual ad valorem tax.  As a result of a law enacted last year, vehicles that are sold in the state...