AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE DIVISION OF MOTOR VEHICLES TO PRODUCE A COLORECTAL CANCER AWARENESS SPECIAL REGISTRATION PLATE, A BIG ROCK BLUE MARLIN TOURNAMENT SPECIAL REGISTRATION PLATE, AND A KICK CANCER FOR KIDS SPECIAL REGISTRATION PLATE. Enacted July 18, 2017. Effective July 18, 2017.
Summary date: Jul 18 2017 - View summary
Summary date: Jun 27 2017 - View summary
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Amends the long and short titles.
Amends GS 20-63(b1). Provides that the Division of Motor vehicles may not issue any of the listed special registration plates until it receives the required number of applications set forth in GS 20-79A(a) (was, 200 applications in addition to those required under GS 20-79.4 or GS 20-81.12). Adds the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament and Order of the Long Leaf Pine plates to those that do not have to be "First in Flight" or "First in Freedom" plates.
Amends GS 20-79.4(b), creating new Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament and Kick Cancer for Kids license plates. Establishes a special plate fee of $30 for each plate. Requires that $20 of the special plate fee for the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament plate be transferred quarterly to the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament to be used to fund NC charities. Requires that $10 of the special plate fee for the Kick Cancer for Kids plate be transferred quarterly to the The Children's Oncology Group Foundation, to support the foundation, and that $10 go to Riley's Army, Inc., to support children with cancer and their families.
Makes the act effective when it becomes law (was, July 1, 2017).
Summary date: Jan 31 2017 - View summary
Amends GS 20-63 to add plates recognizing Colorectal Cancer Awareness to the list of special registration plates that may be issued by the Division of Motor Vehicles.
Amends GS 20-79.4 to specify that the plates may be issued to any registered owner of a motor vehicle. Describes what the special plates will look like.
Amends GS 20-79.7(a1) to establish a special plate fee of $30, specifying that $10 of the fee goes to the Special Registration Plate Account and $20 goes to the Collegiate and Cultural Attraction Plate Account (CCAPA).
Enacts new GS 20-81.12(b155) to require a minimum of 300 applications for the special plates before they may be developed. Requires revenue generated from these plates to be transferred quarterly from the CCAPA to the Colon Cancer Coalition to promote prevention and early detection of colorectal cancer.
Effective July 1, 2017.