UPDATE: Hawaii Bill to Allow Military Vehicle Titling Passes House; Moves to Senate

DON’T DELAY!  Please contact the Senate Committee on Transportation Immediately to request support for H.B. 323:

You may use the following points in your message:

  • H.B. 323 allows for the titling and registration of “former military vehicles.”
  • H.B. 323 defines former military vehicle as a vehicle 25 years or older that is a “Pinzgauer”, “Kaiser Jeep M715”, “Humvee”, or “DUKW”. 
  • H.B. 323 recognizes important historical and patriotic purpose of these vehicles. 
  • H.B. 323 acknowledges the fact that government surplus (former military) vehicles are becoming valued collectors’ items among the automotive community.
  • H.B. 323 would bring the state in line with others that are moving to allow former military vehicles similar accommodations as those available to civilian vehicles.

Overview: Legislation (H.B. 323) has been introduced to allow for the titling and registration of former military vehicles. Currently, former military vehicles are not allowed to be registered or titled for on-road use in the state. The bill has passed the House and now awaits consideration in the Senate Transportation Committee.