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Section 19

Air Pollution Control

19.3 Smog Certificate Duration

  1. Dealers: Smog certificates issued to a motor vehicle dealer are valid for 2 years, or until sold and registered to a retail buyer, whichever occurs first.
  2. Private parties: Smog certificates are valid only 90 days for private parties.
  3. Note: A transfer made within 90 days of a registration renewal that required a biennial smog inspection does not require a new smog certificate to be issued.

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