(625 ILCS 5/3-631)
Sportsmen Series license plate.
(a) The Secretary, upon receipt of an application made in the form
prescribed by the Secretary of State, may issue special registration plates
designated to be Sportsmen Series license plates. The special plates
this Section shall be affixed only to passenger vehicles of the first
division, motor vehicles of the second division weighing not more than 8,000
pounds, and recreational vehicles as defined by
Section 1-169 of this Code.
Plates issued under this Section shall expire according to the multi-year
procedure established by Section 3-414.1 of this Code.
(b) The design and color of the plates shall be wholly within the discretion
of the Secretary of State.
Appropriate documentation, as determined by the Secretary, shall accompany the
application. The Secretary may, in his or her discretion, allow the plates to
be issued as vanity or personalized plates in accordance with Section 3-405.1
of this Code.
(c) An applicant shall be charged a $40 fee for original issuance in
addition to the appropriate registration fee, if applicable. Of this fee, $25
shall be deposited into the Illinois Habitat Fund and $15 shall be deposited
into the Secretary of State Special License Plate Fund, to be used by the
Secretary of State to help defray the administrative processing costs. For
each registration renewal period, a $27 fee, in addition to the appropriate
registration fee, shall be charged. Of this fee, $25 shall be deposited into
the Illinois Habitat Fund and $2 shall be deposited into the Secretary of State
Special License Plate Fund.
(Source: P.A. 89-611, eff. 1-1-97; 90-14, eff. 7-1-97.)