License plates, special; I HAVE A DREAM. (HB1497)

Introduced By

Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond) with support from 8 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Steve Heretick (D-Portsmouth), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk), Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington), Del. Mike Mullin (D-Newport News), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Special license plates; I HAVE A DREAM. Authorizes the issuance of revenue-sharing special license plates honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., bearing the legend I HAVE A DREAM. The bill requires that all fees imposed shall be paid to the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles and set aside as a special fund to be used to support the Department of Motor Vehicle's obligations to provide assistance in providing voter photo identification cards. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2018Presented and ordered printed 18105088D
01/18/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1497)
02/13/2018Left in Transportation