§463.183. Special prestige license plates; "ALS"
A. The secretary of the Department of Public Safety and Corrections shall establish
a special prestige motor vehicle license plate to be known as the "Challenge ALS" plate.
These license plates shall be restricted to use on passenger cars, pickup trucks, recreational
vehicles, and vans.
B. The color and design of the license plate shall be selected by the ALS Association
Lousiana-Mississippi Chapter, provided it is in compliance with R.S. 47:463(A)(3). The
design shall include the words "Challenge ALS".
C. The special prestige license plate shall be issued, upon application, to any citizen
of Louisiana in the same manner as any other motor vehicle license plate.
D. The department shall collect an annual royalty fee of thirty dollars that shall be
disbursed in accordance with Subsection E of this Section. This fee shall be in addition to
the standard motor vehicle license tax imposed by Article VII, Section 5 of the Constitution
of Louisiana, and a handling fee of three dollars and fifty cents for each plate to be retained
by the department to offset a portion of administrative costs.
E. The annual royalty fee collected by the department shall be forwarded to the ALS
Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter or its successor organization. The monies
received from the royalty fees shall be used solely for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis research.
F. The secretary shall promulgate rules and regulations as are necessary to implement
the provisions of this Section.
Acts 2015, No. 6, §1.