West Virginia Bill to Provide Special Plates for Collector Vehicles Approved by House; Moves to Senate


DON’T DELAY!  Please request support for H.B. 4168 immediately from the West Virginia Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee (Full List Below) by emailing now:

You may use the following points in your message:

  • H.B. 4168 provides for the issuance of special plates for use on collector vehicles and allows for the transfer of the special plates temporarily between the collector motor vehicles owned by the collector.
  • H.B. 4168 defines a “Collector motor vehicle” as a motor vehicle that is more than 25 years old and is owned solely as a collector’s item.  These vehicles may not be used for general transportation and may only be used for:  (1) participation in club activities, exhibits, tours, parades and similar events; (2) for the purpose of testing their operation, obtaining repairs or maintenance and (3) recreational purposes over weekends, beginning on Friday at twelve o'clock noon, and ending on the following Monday at twelve o'clock noon, and on holidays.

Overview:  Legislation (H.B. 4168) to provide for the issuance of special plates for use on collector vehicles and allow for the transfer of the special plates between collector vehicles owned by a collector was approved by the West Virginia House.  The bill will next be considered by the Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.        


West Virginia Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee 

Senator Walters
Email: chris.walters@wvsenate.gov
Senator Leonhardt
Email: Kent.Leonhardt@wvsenate.gov
Senator Beach
Email: bob.beach@wvsenate.gov
Senator Boley
Email: donnaboley@suddenlink.net
Senator Gaunch
Email: ed.gaunch@wvsenate.gov
Senator Kirkendoll
Email: art.kirkendoll@wvsenate.gov
Senator Mullins
Email: jeff.mullins@wvsenate.gov
Senator Plymale
Email: robert.plymale@wvsenate.gov
Senator Woelfel
Email: mike.woelfel@wvsenate.gov