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2013 House Bill 4633: Mandate license plate replacement after 10 years (as-passed version)

Public Act 179 of 2013

Introduced by Rep. Wayne Schmidt (R) on April 25, 2013 To require Secretary of State use a digital printing method to create all standard design license plates.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on April 25, 2013
Reported in the House on June 13, 2013 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-4) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on September 25, 2013 To adopt a version of the bill that mandates license plate replacement after 10 years, and requires state agencies to just report on the printing process changes in the original version.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on September 25, 2013
Passed 74 to 33 in the House on October 3, 2013 To mandate that vehicle owners must replace their license plate after 10 years, even if it is still legible. Under current law the state imposes a $5 extra charge to replace a plate.
Received in the Senate on October 8, 2013
Referred to the Senate Transportation Committee on October 8, 2013
Reported in the Senate on October 23, 2013 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Failed 15 to 22 in the Senate on November 6, 2013 (same description)
To mandate that vehicle owners must replace their license plate after 10 years, even if it is still legible. Under current law the state imposes a $5 extra charge to replace a plate.
Moved to reconsider in the Senate on November 14, 2013 The vote by which the bill was defeated.
The motion passed by voice vote in the Senate on November 14, 2013
Received in the Senate on November 14, 2013
Passed 21 to 17 in the Senate on November 14, 2013 (same description)
To mandate that vehicle owners must replace their license plate after 10 years, even if it is still legible. Under current law the state imposes a $5 extra charge to replace a plate.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on November 26, 2013

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