Skip to main content
House Bill 1188

House Bill 1188

ARCHIVE (2010)

Latest Information

DIGEST OF HB 1188 (Updated March 5, 2010 2:32 pm - DI 96)

Various motor vehicle matters. Requires the secretary of state to adopt rules to establish research and development license plates for use by manufacturers of vehicle subcomponent systems. Sets a $20 fee for a research and development license plate. Requires the secretary of state to adopt interim written guidelines regarding the classification of research and development license plates. Revises language concerning the responsibility of the secretary of state related to vehicle dealer services. Exempts certain persons that buy or sell motor vehicles from the requirement of maintaining a bond satisfactory to the secretary of state by submitting to the secretary of state evidence that the licensee is a member of a risk retention group regulated by the Indiana department of insurance. Authorizes the bureau of motor vehicles to negotiate and enter into a reciprocal agreement with a foreign country to facilitate the exchange of operator's licenses and requires the bureau of motor vehicles to report annually to the general assembly regarding a reciprocal agreement. Specifies that all coverage available to a passenger of a motor vehicle under a motor vehicle owner's insurance policy must be exhausted before any other insurance coverage is available to the passenger.
Current Status:
Law Enacted
Latest Printing (PDF)