National Highway Traffic Safety Administration August 30, 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Make Inoperative Exemptions; Retrofit On-Off Switches for Air Bags
Document Number: 2012-21468
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-08-30
Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
NHTSA has a regulation that permits motor vehicle dealers and repair businesses to install retrofit on-off switches for air bags in vehicles owned by or used by persons whose request for a switch has been approved by the agency. This regulation is only available for motor vehicles manufactured before September 1, 2012. This document extends the availability of this regulation for three additional years, so that it applies to motor vehicles manufactured before September 1, 2015.