7 LONG TITLE
8 General Description:
9 This bill modifies the Motor Vehicles Code by amending provisions relating to the fine
10 for a disabled parking violation.
11 Highlighted Provisions:
12 This bill:
13 . authorizes a court to waive a portion of the fine for a disabled parking violation if
14 the operator of the vehicle presents evidence to the court that the individual had
15 been issued a disability special group license plate, temporary removable windshield
16 placard, or removable windshield placard at the time of the violation; and
17 . makes technical corrections.
18 Money Appropriated in this Bill:
20 Other Special Clauses:
22 Utah Code Sections Affected:
24 41-1a-1306 , as last amended by Laws of Utah 2003, Chapter 41
26 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
27 Section 1. Section 41-1a-1306 is amended to read:
28 41-1a-1306. Abuse of persons with disabilities parking privileges -- Revocation of
29 special plate or transferable ID card -- Fine.
30 (1) A person with a disability who abuses the rights and privileges conferred under
31 Section 41-1a-414 or allows an individual who is not a person with a disability to use those
32 parking privileges may have [
33 plate, temporary removable windshield placard, or removable windshield placard revoked by
34 the division.
35 (2) [
36 41-1a-414 shall pay a minimum fine of $125.
37 (b) A court may waive up to $100 of the fine charged to a person for a violation of
38 Section 41-1a-414 under Subsection (2)(a) if the operator of the vehicle presents evidence to
39 the court that the individual had been issued a disability special group license plate, temporary
40 removable windshield placard, or removable windshield placard at the time of the violation.
Legislative Review Note
as of 1-13-14 2:57 PM