(1) The owner of a vehicle that is registered in this state commits the offense of failure to carry a registration card if the owner does not place and keep the card in or on the vehicle in a manner that makes it readily available for police inspection upon request.
(2) The following apply to the offense described in this section:
(a) The owner of a commercial vehicle is not in violation of this section if a photocopy of the card is used.
(b) In the case of a camper, the owner shall keep the registration card in the transporting vehicle.
(c) In the case of a snowmobile the registration card or certificate shall be in a place that is readily accessible whether or not the snowmobile is in operation.
(3) The offense described in this section, failure to carry a registration card, is a Class D traffic violation. [1983 c.338 §255; 1987 c.217 §3; 1989 c.991 §27; 1993 c.751 §94; 1995 c.383 §40; 1995 c.774 §13; 1999 c.977 §21]Section: Previous 803.455 803.460 803.465 803.470 803.473 803.475 803.500 803.505 803.510 803.520 803.525 803.530 803.533 803.535 803.537 Next
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