(625 ILCS 5/3-677)
Afghanistan Campaign license plates.
(a) In addition to any other special license plate, the Secretary, upon
receipt of all applicable fees and applications made in the form prescribed by
the Secretary of State, may issue Afghanistan Campaign license plates to residents
of Illinois who have earned the Afghanistan Campaign Medal from the United States Armed Forces. The special Afghanistan Campaign plates issued under this Section shall be
affixed only to passenger vehicles of the first division, motorcycles, and
motor vehicles of the second division weighing not more than 8,000 pounds.
Plates issued under this Section shall expire according to the staggered
multi-year procedure established by Section 3-414.1 of this Code.
(b) The design, color, and format of the plates shall be wholly
within the discretion of the Secretary of State. The Secretary may, in his or
her discretion, allow the plates to be issued as vanity plates or personalized
in accordance with Section 3-405.1 of this Code. The plates are not required
to designate "Land of
Lincoln", as prescribed in subsection (b) of Section
3-412 of this Code. The Secretary shall, in his or her discretion, approve and prescribe stickers or decals
as provided under Section 3-412.
(Source: P.A. 97-306, eff. 1-1-12.)