HOUSE BILL No. 1102
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Citations Affected: IC 9-18-12-2.5.
Synopsis: Antique motor vehicle license plates. Requires the bureau
of motor vehicles to authorize the display of a restored or refurbished
authentic license plate from the model year of an antique motor vehicle
on an antique motor vehicle. Deletes outdated language.
Effective: July 1, 2009.
January 8, 2009, read first time and referred to Committee on Roads and Transportation.
First Regular Session 116th General Assembly (2009)
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HOUSE BILL No. 1102
A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:
SOURCE: IC 9-18-12-2.5; (09)IN1102.1.1. -->
SECTION 1. IC 9-18-12-2.5, AS ADDED BY P.L.79-2006,
SECTION 6, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE
JULY 1, 2009]: Sec. 2.5. (a)
After December 31, 2007,
A person who
registers an antique motor vehicle under this chapter may:
(1) furnish; and
(2) display on the antique motor vehicle;
an Indiana license plate from the model year of the antique motor
(b) A license plate furnished and displayed under this section must
be an authentic license plate from the model year of the antique motor
(c) Before a license plate is mounted on an antique motor vehicle
under this section, the license plate must be inspected by the bureau to
determine whether the license plate:
(1) complies with this section;
(2) is in suitable condition to be displayed; and
(3) bears a unique plate number at the time of the registration of
the antique motor vehicle.
The bureau shall authorize the display of a restored or refurbished
authentic license plate, but may prohibit the display of an authentic
license plate under this section if the authentic license plate is not in
conformance with this subsection.
(d) If an Indiana license plate from the model year of the antique
motor vehicle is displayed on a motor vehicle registered as an antique
motor vehicle under this chapter, the current certificate of registration
of the antique motor vehicle shall be:
(1) kept at all times in the vehicle; and
(2) made available for inspection upon the demand of a law
Notwithstanding IC 9-18-2-21, this subsection is not satisfied by
keeping a reproduction of the certificate of registration in the vehicle
or making a reproduction of the certificate of registration available for
(e) The fee to register and display an authentic license plate from
the model year of an antique motor vehicle is as provided in