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CONSIDER THIS: Inspection Stickers

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT

There's a chance that inspection stickers will go the way of the horse and buggy if state legislators vote to end the process.

People in favor of ending inspections say today's cars are much safer than years ago and fees collected do not cover the cost of inspecting the vehicles.

People who don't want to kill the program say it is a safety issue because it helps keep unsafe vehicles off the roads.

Consider This:

Mississippi began the inspection sticker program in 1960. A lot has changed since then and this program has run its course. It's not like we are breaking new ground; 30 other states do not require inspection stickers.

It's time to put the inspection sticker in the History and Archives Museum. State Legislators should end this antiquated requirement.

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