Wyoming Proposes New License Plate to Protect Wildlife and Motorists
DON’T DELAY! Please contact the House Transportation Committees to request their support for H.B. 39:
- H.B. 39 creates a special license plate in order to generate additional funding for critical large-scale highway projects that protect wildlife and animals
- H.B. 39 recognizes that 1 in 15 Wyoming highway deaths involves a wildlife crash.
- H.B. 39 recognizes the success of recently installed underpasses that reduced wildlife-vehicle crashes by 81%
Overview: Legislation (H.B. 39) authorizes the creation Legislation (H.B. 39) authorizes the creation of a license plate themed for wildlife conservation. The funding from the plate will go towards to the highway fund for creating wildlife bridges and underpasses. The bill is currently in the House Transportation Committee.