V C Section 38125 Stolen or Embezzled Vehicles

Stolen or Embezzled Vehicles

38125.  Whenever by reason of the theft or embezzlement of an off-highway motor vehicle subject to identification the owner or legal owner is not in possession of the vehicle at the time penalties accrue for failure to obtain identification, or renewal thereof, the owner or legal owner may secure the identification or renewal of the identification of the vehicle within 20 days after its recovery upon filing and affidavit setting forth the circumstances of the theft or embezzlement, if the theft or embezzlement of the vehicle has been reported pursuant to provisions of this code, without penalty for delinquent payment of fees imposed under this division.

Amended Ch. 947, Stats. 1974. Operative March 10, 1975.