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3rd Session, 40th Legislature

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Bill 208

THE DRIVERS AND VEHICLES AMENDMENT ACT (SUPPORT OUR TROOPS LICENCE PLATES)


  Bilingual version (PDF) Explanatory Note

(Assented to                                         )

HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

C.C.S.M. c. D104 amended

1           The Drivers and Vehicles Act is amended by this Act.

2           Subsection 60(1) is amended by striking out "A number plate" and substituting "Subject to section 60.1, a number plate".

3           The following is added after section 60 and before the centred heading that follows it:

"Support Our Troops" licence plates

60.1        The registrar must make available a number plate that

(a) includes the words "SUPPORT OUR TROOPS" in capital letters;

(b) bears a graphic depicting a yellow ribbon and maple leaves; and

(c) includes any other depiction or design as may be determined by the registrar.

Coming into force

4           This Act comes into force on October 1, 2014.

Explanatory Note

This Bill requires the Registrar of Motor Vehicles to make available a licence plate that includes the words "Support Our Troops" and bears a graphic depicting a yellow ribbon and maple leaves.