December 12, 1996:

AFTER, ILLEGALLY CIRCUMVENTING THE ASF PETITIONS ADDRESSING THE A INTERNATIONAL SAFETY AND AUTO THEFT CRISIS FOR A YEAR AND A HALF, THE NHTSA PRINTED IN THE FEDERAL REGISTER, NOVEMBER 26, 1996, THAT THEY HAVE DENIED THE ASF PETITIONS.

ON DECEMBER 11, 1996, ASF FILED A NEW PETITION FOR RECONISDERATION.

THE NHTSA HAS NO LONGER THEN 120 DAYS BY LAW TO ANSWER TO THIS PETITION.

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