Substitute House Bill No. 5419

Public Act No. 99-118

An Act Concerning Motor Vehicle Registration Fees for Disabled Veterans.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Subsection (o) of section 14-49 of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof:

(o) No registration fee or operator's license fee shall be charged in respect to any motor vehicle owned by a municipality, as defined in section 7-245, any other governmental agency or a military agency and used exclusively for the conduct of official business. No registration fee shall be charged for any motor vehicle owned by or leased to a transit district and used exclusively to provide public transportation. No fee shall be charged for the registration of ambulances owned by hospitals or any nonprofit civic organization approved by the commissioner, but a fee of twenty dollars shall be charged for the inspection of any such ambulance. No fee shall be charged for the registration of fire department apparatus as provided by section 14-19. No registration fee shall be charged to a disabled veteran, as defined in section 14-254, residing in this state [in respect to one passenger motor vehicle] for the registration of three passenger motor vehicle, camper or passenger and commercial motor vehicle leased or owned by [him] such veteran in any registration year, provided such vehicle shall not be used for hire. No registration fee shall be charged for any motor vehicle leased to an agency of this state on or after June 4, 1982.

Approved June 3, 1999

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