49 CFR 591.2 - Purpose.

§ 591.2 Purpose.

The purpose of this part is to ensure that motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment permanently imported into the United States conform with theft prevention standards issued under part 541 of this chapter and that they conform with, or are brought into conformity with, all applicable Federal motor vehicle safety standards issued under part 571 of this chapter and bumper standards issued under part 581 of this chapter. The purpose of this part is also to ensure that nonconforming vehicles and equipment items imported on a temporary basis are ultimately either exported or abandoned to the United States.

[ 55 FR 11378, Mar. 28, 1990]

Title 49 published on 19-May-2018 04:47

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR Part 591 after this date.

  • 2015-12-23; vol. 80 # 246 - Wednesday, December 23, 2015
    1. 80 FR 79718 - Allowing Importers To Provide Information to U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Electronic Format
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
      Final rule.
      Effective December 23, 2015.
      49 CFR Parts 591 and 592