00 Enrolled SB 85 01 Relating to experimental vehicles. 02 _______________ 03 * Section 1. AS 28.10.181 is amended by adding a new subsection to read: 04 (hh) Experimental vehicles. A vehicle manufacturer or distributor may apply 05 for experimental vehicle plates. A plate issued under this subsection may be used only 06 on an experimental vehicle present in the state. The vehicle manufacturer shall certify 07 to the department that, at the conclusion of the testing, the experimental vehicle was 08 destroyed or removed from the state. Experimental vehicle plates issued under this 09 subsection are valid for a 12-month period and may be renewed for additional 12- 10 month periods, up to a maximum of 36 months, until the testing is complete. 11 Notwithstanding AS 28.10.201, an experimental vehicle may not be titled under this 12 chapter. In this subsection, "experimental vehicle" means a vehicle in the 13 developmental stage that has not yet reached production in the United States. 14 * Sec. 2. AS 28.10.201(a) is amended to read: 15 (a) Except as otherwise provided in (b) of this section or in AS 28.10.131, 01 [AND] 28.10.152, and 28.10.181(hh), every owner of a vehicle subject to registration 02 in this state shall apply for a certificate of title under this chapter.