New York Bill to Provide Single Plate for Historic Motor Vehicles Introduced


DON’T DELAY!  Please voice your Support for S.B. 832 immediately from the All Members of the Senate Transportation Committee by emailing now:

You may use the following points in your message:

  • S.B. 832 would help protect the aesthetic contours of certain historic vehicles and relieve vehicle owners of the burden and expense of having to create mounting holes on some original bumpers.   
  • S.B. 832 would save money, conserve resources and bring New York in line with other comparable states that are moving to a single plate requirement. 
  • S.B. 832 provides that the single plate requirement would take effect on January 1 in the year after the bill was enacted into law.  

Overview: Legislation (S.B. 832) was introduced to provide that a historical motor vehicle which was not manufactured with a license plate display area on the front of the vehicle may display only a single plate on the rear of the vehicle.  The bill will be considered by the Senate Transportation Committee.