Adopted

Redraft 2

Heavy duty and Commercial Vehicles

Messrs. Kennedy, Michael O. Moore and Hedlund moved that the bill be amended in section 3, in proposed section 1 of chapter 93K, by inserting, after the definition of “Franchise agreement” the following definition:-

““Heavy duty vehicle”, any vehicle having a gross vehicle weight rating of more than 14,000 pounds; provided, however, that heavy duty vehicles built to custom specifications sold in the commonwealth for commercial purposes shall not be required to comply with subsection (d) of section 2.”; and

in said section 3, in the proposed definition of "Motor vehicle" in said section 1 of said chapter 93K, by striking out the words “(vi) any vehicle with a gross vehicle weight rating of more than 14,000 pounds; (vii) any vehicle excluded from the definition of “motor vehicle” in chapter 90; and (viii) a motorcycle, as defined in section 1 of chapter 90” and inserting in place thereof the following words:- “(vi) any vehicle excluded from the definition of “motor vehicle” in chapter 90; and (vii) a motorcycle, as defined in section 1 of chapter 90”; and

in said section 3, by inserting after the word “thereafter”, in line 69, the following words:- “and model year 2013 heavy duty vehicles and thereafter”; and

in said section 3, by inserting after the word "thereafter", in line 89, the following words:-“and model year 2013 heavy duty vehicles and thereafter”; and

in said section 3, by inserting after the word “commonwealth”, in line 117, the following words:- “, including heavy duty vehicles that are not heavy duty vehicles built to custom specifications sold in the commonwealth for commercial purposes,"; and

in said section 3, by inserting after the figure “J2534,”, in line 121, the first time it appears, the following words:-“Society of Automotive Engineers J1939,”; and

in said section 3, by inserting after the figure “J2534”, in line 121, the second time it appears, the following words:- “and SAE J1939”; and

in said section 3, by inserting after the figure “J2534”, in line 122, the following words:-“, SAE J1939”.