ABATE of Michigan Inc.
P.O. Box 99
​Constantine, Mi. 49042

​Call: 269 435-2058


Fighting for the rights of all motorcyclists since 1976

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AUGUST

Been pretty busy here in Michigan! Well not so much Lansing. They have the ideal jobs. I never had all those days off! Guess I should have chosen a different profession!

Anyway complaining on to business. There are a few bills we are working on.

HB4466 Hands free phones only

HB 4480 Handlebars height raising from 15” to 30”

HB 4525 Concerns the definition of the autocycle it isn’t a motorcycle but they want to plate it as one. And use the stats on with motorcycles.

HB 4633 Allowing us to get a two year registration instead of one.

This one is going good HB4306 for motorcycle awareness. It will do the following:. Increase the endorsement from $13.50 to $16.00 and renewal from $5 to $7. Also increase motorcycle registration $23 to $26.

This will create a new MOTORCYCLE SAFETY AWARENESS FUND, to which $2.50 of each new endorsement, and $2.00 from each renewed endorsement would be ear marked to fund public service messages of

LOOK TWICE & SAVE A LIFE!

The $3 increase in the motorcycle registration fee would be earmarked for the Motorcycle Safety program which provides for the rider skill courses. Currently $3 of every motorcycle registration fee is earmarked for that fund, so this would increase that contribution to $6 per registration.

It is sitting on the governor’s desk waiting his decision!!! See you all at the meeting of the minds September 21-25 in Williamsburg VA! Dead line to register for the reduced rate is August 25 for the conference.

Also same date for room reservation for the $109 per night. Phone 757-220-2500 DoubleTree Williamsburg.

SEE YOU ALL THERE!!!!!

Jinx Michigan State Rep

MRF Representative

MRF Rep - Tom "Jinx" Rahn pattyr776@att.net

Phone: 517 812-7602 
Web:
http://mrf.org/