Vehicle Industry Registration Procedures Manual

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Chapter 25: Permits and Decals

25.060 Temporary Permit for Exempt School Bus (REG 473)(VC §§5010 and 9266)

When a motor vehicle leased to a school district for use as a school bus (as defined in VC §545) temporarily reverts to the possession and control of the lessor and becomes subject to registration, the lessor may, as an alternative to registration, secure a temporary permit to operate the vehicle for one or more calendar months. The exempt license plates will continue to be displayed on the vehicle.

The following must be submitted: