Ignorant or inconsiderate legislators cause high, unnecessary and unfair taxes and inconvenience for every vehicle license owner. A teachable example: Recently all vehicle owners were advised by letter that all license plates 7 years or older must be replaced – at the plate owner’s cost and inconvenience.
The reason given for this mandatory wholesale replacement was that patrol officers could not accurately identify vehicles with dirty or damaged plates.
A better way to resolve this “readable problem” would be to cite only the unreadable plate owners and require only them to replace their plates. License plates are manufactured to be …