UPDATE: Tennessee Bill to Exempt Historic Military Vehicles from Displaying License Plates Passes Legislature; Goes to Governor

DON’T DELAY! Please contact Governor Bill Lee to request his support for H.B. 149/S.B. 493:


You may use the following points in your message:
 

  • H.B. 149/S.B. 493 would exempt historic military vehicles from the requirement to display license plates.
     
  • H.B. 149/S.B. 493 would preserve the accurate display of these vehicles’ military design and markings as well as protect the aesthetic contours of antique military vehicles.
     

Overview: Legislation (H.B. 149/S.B. 493) that would exempt historic military vehicles from the requirement to display license plates has passed the Tennessee legislature. Currently, “historic military vehicles” includes vehicles and trailers twenty-five years or older that were manufactured for use in any country’s military forces and maintained to represent the vehicle’s military design and markings. The bill now goes to Governor Lee for enactment into law.