On April 18, 2019, the Bureau of Automotive Repair will host a public workshop to discuss proposed amendments to regulations related to auto body repair. These include revised definitions, updated equipment requirements, and additional trade standard requirements for repairing supplemental restraint systems.

BAR Advisory Group (BAG) members, BAG meeting attendees, and the public are encouraged to attend. The workshop details are as follows:

April 18, 2019
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
(or until close of business)
Department of Consumer Affairs, HQ 1
Hearing Room 102
1625 North Market Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95834
The workshop will also be Webcast and may be accessed online at:

This workshop is open to the public and is being held in a barrier-free facility in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Any person with a disability who needs disability-related accommodations or modifications to participate in the workshop shall make a request for such accommodation or modification not less than five (5) business days before the meeting date by contacting the contact person named in this notice.

Please contact Zach Richardson by phone at (916) 403-8615, or by email at for information concerning this workshop.

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