UPDATE: Louisiana Bill to Allow Military Surplus Vehicle Registration Sent to Governor
DON'T DELAY! Please contact Governor John Edwards immediately to request support for S.B. 549.
- S.B. 549 allows for the registration and operation of military surplus motor vehicles.
- S.B. 549 defines a "Military Surplus Motor Vehicle" as a multipurpose or tactical vehicle that was manufactured by or under the direction of the U.S. Armed Forces for off-road use and subsequently authorized for sale to civilians.
- S.B. 549 will create a special license plate specifically for military surplus vehicles.
Overview:Legislation (S.B. 549) allows for the registration and operation of military surplus motor vehicles. Under current law, there is no allowance for the registration of military surplus vehicles. The bill passed the legislature, where it received a favorable amendment. The bill has been sent to Governor Edwards for approval.