Exempt Entity License Plates - Mass Transit Vehicles Purchased by the State

under section 18 & 16(b)2 of the Urban Mass Transportation Act

Mass Transit Vehicles
Who is Eligible? Vehicles purchased by the state under sections 18 & 16(b)2 of the Urban Mass Transportation Act may be registered upon application, in the manner provided for other motor vehicles. However, the custodian of the vehicle shall make the application directly to the department. The department, upon payment of the actual cost of the plates, shall furnish number plates for the vehicle. If the vehicle is used for private business use or commercial motor carrier use the operator shall secure vehicle registration for such use.
Fee The fee for such plates is $6.20 plus state plate mailing fee of $5.00. A $10.00 title fee must be included when transferring ownership of a vehicle. When plates are being transferred from one vehicle to another, there is a $5.00 state plate reassignment fee which is required along with an application indicating "re-assignment".
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Applicable Law 32-5-42.2
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