Connecticut Introduces Bill to Ease Towing Restrictions

DON’T DELAY!  Please contact the Joint Committee on Transportation immediately to request support for H.B. 5666:

You may use the following points in your message:

  • H.B. 5666 acknowledges that the use of a hitch, tow ball, or bicycle rack will naturally obstruct the view of a rear license plate.
  • H.B. 5666 recognizes that these towing modifications are vital functions for many vehicle owners. 

Overview: Legislation (H.B. 5666) was introduced to allow for vehicles with hitches or towing equipment to be exempt from displaying an unobstructed motor vehicle number plate.  The bill is currently awaiting consideration in the Connecticut Joint Committee on Transportation.