Bill Text: CA SB1344 | 2011-2012 | Regular Session | Introduced
Bill Title: Vehicles: identification plates. [Track Bill]
Status: 2012-03-08 - Referred to Com. on RLS. [SB1344 Detail]
BILL NUMBER: SB 1344 INTRODUCED BILL TEXT INTRODUCED BY Senator Berryhill FEBRUARY 24, 2012 An act to amend Section 5000 of the Vehicle Code, relating to vehicles. LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST SB 1344, as introduced, Berryhill. Vehicles: identification plates. Existing law provides for the issuance of identification plates for specified vehicles that display suitable distinguishing marks or symbols that distinguish them from other license plates. This bill would make a technical, nonsubstantive change to that provision. Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: no. State-mandated local program: no. THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: SECTION 1. Section 5000 of the Vehicle Code is amended to read: 5000. (a) Identification plates issued for trailers, semitrailers, motor-driven cycles, and pole and pipe dollies, and
suchthose vehicles as are exempt from the payment of registration fees under this code shall display suitable distinguishing marks or symbols, and the registration numbers assigned to each class of vehicles shall run in a separate numerical series, except that registration numbers assigned to vehicles exempt from the payment of registration fees may run in several separate numerical series. (b) Vehicles subject to Sections 9400 and 9400.1 shall be issued license plates with suitable distinguishing marks or symbols distinguishing them from other license plates issued. (c) Vehicles subject to Section 5014.1 shall be issued permanent identification plates with suitable distinguishing marks or symbols that distinguish them from other license plates.