(625 ILCS 5/3-407)
(from Ch. 95 1/2, par. 3-407)
Temporary permit or registration pending registration.
(a) Temporary Permit. The Secretary of State in his discretion may
grant a temporary permit or placard to operate a vehicle for which
registration and certificate of title has been made where such application
is accompanied by the proper fee, pending action upon said application by
the Secretary of State. In lieu of payment of the proper fee, the Secretary
of State may accept a bond therefor or a certificate of deposit, in the
proper amount, and in the same form and subject to the same requirements as
the payment of such fees or taxes on an installment basis, except that the
fees or taxes due shall be payable and paid to the Secretary of State. The
design, color and format of the temporary permit or placard shall be wholly
within the discretion of the Secretary of State.
(b) Temporary Registration. The Secretary of State in his discretion may
issue registration plates to an owner for which application and certificate
of title has been made where such application is accompanied by the proper
fee and tax, pending completion of the said application by the applicant
and the Secretary, subject however to rules and regulations promulgated by
(c) Revocation. A temporary permit or registration is subject to
revocation to the same extent as any other registration.
(Source: P.A. 88-298.)