Texas Transportation Code
Sec. § 548.102
Two-year Initial Inspection Period for Passenger Car or Light Truck


The initial inspection period is two years for a passenger car or light truck that:


is sold in this state or purchased by a commercial fleet buyer described by Section 501.0234 (Duty of Vehicle Dealer on Sale of Certain Vehicles)(b)(4) for use in this state;


has not been previously registered in this or another state; and


on the date of sale is of the current or preceding model year.


This section does not affect a requirement that a motor vehicle emission inspection be conducted during an initial inspection period in a county covered by an inspection and maintenance program approved by the United States Environmental Protection Agency under Section 548.301 (Commission to Establish Program) and the Clean Air Act (42 U.S.C. Section 7401 et seq.).
Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 165, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.
Amended by:
Acts 2015, 84th Leg., R.S., Ch. 295 (H.B. 2115), Sec. 1, eff. June 1, 2015.
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