SIP - ALASKA - 18 AAC 52.546
18 AAC 52.546. UNAVAILABLE PARTS
(a) If, as part of an I/M test performed under 18 AAC 52.540(a), a certified mechanic determines under 18 AAC 52.540(a) that parts are unavailable for one or more repairs, has completed any repair for which all parts are available, and cannot make further repairs to meet the repair cost minimum, the mechanic shall
(1) refer the motorist to the referee station for an unavailable parts waiver under 18 AAC 52.060(a)(8); and
(b) A referee facility may approve a waiver under this section and issue a certificate of inspection for a vehicle that cannot be repaired because of unavailability of parts after ensuring that the proof submitted under 18 AAC 52.070(e)(17) is adequate and after inspecting the vehicle to verify the need for each repair.
State effective: 1/1/98; EPA effective: 2/28/00
(2) provide the motorist with the documentation listed in 18 AAC 52.070(e)(17).