Introduced Version






HOUSE BILL No. 1305

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 9-18-17-4.

Synopsis: Parking with former prisoner of war plates. Provides that a person issued a former prisoner of war license plate may not be charged: (1) a fee for parking the vehicle displaying the plate in a metered space; or (2) a penalty for parking the vehicle displaying the plate in a metered space for longer than the time permitted.

Effective: July 1, 2006.





Tyler, Buell, Grubb




    January 10, 2006, read first time and referred to Committee on Roads and Transportation.







Introduced

Second Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2006)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1305



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning motor vehicles.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 9-18-17-4; (06)IN1305.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 9-18-17-4 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006]: Sec. 4. (a) A person who has been issued a license plate under this chapter designating the person's motor vehicle as being owned or leased by a former prisoner of war may not be:
        (1) charged a fee for parking the motor vehicle displaying the license plate in a metered space; or
        (2) assessed a penalty for parking the motor vehicle displaying the license plate in a metered space for longer than the time permitted by the meter.

    (b) This section does not authorize parking a motor vehicle in a place where parking is not allowed at any time if the prohibition is:
        (1) posted and authorized by a city or town ordinance; or
        (2) by order of the Indiana department of transportation.
    (c) A person other than the owner or lessee of a motor vehicle

displaying a former prisoner of war license plate issued under this chapter is not entitled to the parking privileges established by this section.