Session of 2000
By Representatives Spangler, Ballard, Campbell, Crow, Findley, Flora,
                Garner, Gilbert, Haley, Henderson, Kirk, Phill Kline, Kuether, Nich-
                ols, Reardon, Rehorn, Ruff, Tedder and Toelkes

13             AN  ACT concerning motor vehicles; providing for the issuance of fra-
14             ternal order of police license plates.
16       Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
17             Section  1. (a) Any owner or lessee of one or more passenger vehicles
18       or trucks of a gross weight of 20,000 pounds or less, who is a resident of
19       the state of Kansas, and who submits satisfactory proof to the director of
20       vehicles, in accordance with rules and regulations adopted by the secre-
21       tary of revenue, that such person is a member or a retired member of
22       the fraternal order of police, upon compliance with the provisions of this
23       section, may be issued one distinctive license plate for each such passen-
24       ger vehicle or truck designating such person as a member of the fraternal
25       order of police. Such license plates shall be issued for the same period of
26       time as other license plates upon proper registration and payment of the
27       regular license fee as provided in K.S.A. 8-143, and amendments thereto.
28             (b) Any person who is a member or retired member of the fraternal
29       order of police may make application for such distinctive license plates,
30       not less than 60 days prior to such person's renewal of registration date,
31       on a form prescribed and furnished by the director of vehicles, and any
32       applicant for the distinctive license plates shall furnish the director with
33       proof as the director shall require that the applicant is a member or
34       retired member of the fraternal order of police. Application for the reg-
35       istration of a passenger vehicle or truck and issuance of the license plates
36       under this section shall be made by the owner or lessee in a manner
37       prescribed by the director of vehicles upon forms furnished by the
38       director.
39             (c) No registration of distinctive license plates issued under the au-
40       thority of this section shall be transferable to any other person.
41             (d) Renewals of registration under this section shall be made an-
42       nually, upon payment of the fee prescribed in subsection (a), in the man-
43       ner prescribed in subsection (b) of K.S.A. 8-132, and amendments


  1       thereto. No renewal of registration shall be made to any applicant until
  2       such applicant has filed with the director a form as provided in subsection
  3       (b). If such form is not filed, the applicant shall be required to comply
  4       with K.S.A. 8-143, and amendments thereto, and return the distinctive
  5       license plates to the county treasurer of such person's residence. 
  6        Sec.  2. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its
  7       publication in the statute book.