V C Section 11725 Removal of Motor Vehicle to Foreign Jurisdiction for Registration or Sale

Removal of Motor Vehicle to Foreign Jurisdiction for Registration or Sale

11725.  (a) No person shall transport or drive any motor vehicle from this state outside of the United States with the intent to register or sell such vehicle in a foreign jurisdiction, without first removing the license plates and delivering them to the department. Such person may obtain a permit from the department authorizing the operation of the unlicensed motor vehicle on the public highways of this state in order to reach such foreign jurisdiction. Failure to deliver the license plates as required by this section shall be a misdemeanor.

(b) No holder of any license, or any temporary permit for such license issued under this division, shall deliver any vehicle following sale without first removing all license plates from such vehicle when it is known by the licensee that the vehicle is to be exported to a foreign jurisdiction outside of the United States.

Amended Ch. 934, Stats. 1976. Effective January 1, 1977.