Legislative News Archives

Auto Glass Exempt from Newly Enacted Rhode Island OEM Law

July 3, 2024

Auto glass will be exempt from a newly enacted Rhode Island law that would prohibit insurers from denying the use of OEM parts for vehicles … Read More

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Auto Glass Exempt from Rhode Island OEM bill

June 24, 2024

Auto glass will be exempt from a bill passed by the Rhode Island legislature that would prohibit insurers from denying the use of OEM parts … Read More

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New Hampshire Exempts Auto Glass from Claim Adjusters Statute

June 24, 2024

Legislation has passed in New Hampshire that provides an exemption to the state’s insurance claims adjusters’ statute for persons who solely handle automobile glass claims. … Read More

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Legislative Update

June 20, 2024

A legislative effort in Maine to undo key parts of the 2023 voter-passed Right to Repair law was defeated. The Maine law, effective January 1, 2024, requires manufacturers to equip vehicles with an interactive telematics system. Read More

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U.S. Corporate Transparency Act Imposes Strict Reporting Requirements

May 24, 2024

The U.S. Corporate Transparency Act, a law passed by Congress in 2021, went into effect on January 1, 2024. It requires companies to file a … Read More

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State Legislative Roundup

May 24, 2024

Below is a roundup of bills affecting the auto glass industry that have been under consideration in state legislatures in recent months. MASSACHUSETTS AGSC supported … Read More

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Maine Legislative Effort to Undo Right to Repair Law Fails

May 14, 2024

An effort in the Maine Legislature to undo parts of the voter-passed Right to Repair law has failed. In November 2023, Maine voters passed a … Read More

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Kentucky Assignment of Benefits Bill Signed into Law

April 5, 2024

Kentucky legislation that will dramatically change the auto glass industry in that state was signed into law by the Governor on April 2. The bill passed … Read More

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Auto Glass Calibration Bill Introduced in New York

March 28, 2024

A New York State Senator introduced auto glass calibration legislation on March 24, 2024.  The bill, S 8890, has been assigned to the Senate Committee … Read More

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Maryland Updates State’s Safety Glass Replacement Standards

March 7, 2024

Maryland has adopted some changes to its Safety Glass Replacement Standards to incorporate the 2022 revision to the ANSI/AGSC/AGRSS Standard to its state regulations. The Maryland … Read More

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