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Electric Vehicle License Plate

Concerning the creation of a license plate for plug-in electric motor vehicles, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.
2021 Regular Session
Transportation & Motor Vehicles
Bill Summary

The act establishes the electric vehicle license plate, which is issued for use on electric motor vehicles. The electric vehicle license plates are issued to the owner of an electric motor vehicle upon registration of the vehicle and payment of applicable fees and taxes, unless the owner elects to use an alternative license plate. A person may be issued personalized electric vehicle license plates. The requirement for decals to identify electric motor vehicles applies only if a person has not obtained the electric vehicle license plate.

For the 2021-22 state fiscal year, the act appropriates $91,636 for use by the division of motor vehicles to implement the act.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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