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Offline Jerrymac

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« on: July 24, 2006, 09:15:55 PM »
I never heard of this special regitration Plate for the space shuttle columbia. If you haven't heard about it either you can check it out here.


Does other states have something like this?
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« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2006, 09:25:11 AM »
New York has more custom plates than you can shake a stick at.  98% of which I have never seen on a car.

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« Reply #2 on: July 25, 2006, 11:49:29 AM »
theres 180 'designer' plates here in VA.

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« Reply #3 on: July 25, 2006, 06:02:13 PM »
Florida has around 120,


Some of the more interesting themes include "Imagine", "Fish Florida", "Aquaculture", "LargeMoth Bass" (this seems to be very popular, I have seen it often.  We have a "Challenger" plate as well.

However, I think a year back or so we passed a bill to limit what could be turned into a commerative/funraising/etc. design for a plate, because we were going on overload with choices.  I never looked into it, but remeber hearing it somewhere.
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« Reply #4 on: July 29, 2006, 05:30:54 AM »
Ours are beyond count, the state legislature creates more every year.  The folks in Olympia have found out that selling specialty license plates is a good way to raise revenues without actually raising taxes (technically speaking).
I believe one for devoted Starbucks customers is slatted soon!  :)
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