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Minnesota Chippewa Tribe - Leech Lake Band - Tribal Code

 

Motor Vehicle Code, Ordinance No. 93-01
Penalties

13.0. Fraudulent Application

14.0. Improper Use of Registration

15.0. Fraudulent Registration

16.0. Suspension of Registration

LLOjibwe MVC § 13.0
13.0. Fraudulent Application

Any person who gives a false or fictitious name or address in an application for license or registration or who makes an application for license or registration in the name of a person other than the true owner, or true owner and lessee, may be fined not more than five hundred dollars ($500) or imprisoned not more than thirty (30) days or both and may be subject to seizure of license plates and registration.

Adopted on March 26, 1993.

Leech Lake Ojibwe Motor Vehicle Code § 13.0, LLOjibwe MVC § 13.0




LLOjibwe MVC § 14.0
14.0. Improper Use of Registration

Any person who:

14.11 Lends a registration plate to another person who is not lawfully authorized to use it; or

14.12 Displays a registration plate upon a vehicle other than the vehicle for which the registration plate was issued; or

14.13 Wilfully twists, paints alters or adds to or cuts off any portion of a registration plate or sticker; or

14.14 Places any material or substance on the registration plate which hinders or obstructs the reading of such plate; or

14.15 Defaces, disfigures, changes or attempts to change any letter or figure upon the registration plate, may be fined not more than five hundred dollars ($500) or imprisoned not more than thirty (30) days or both and may be subject to seizure of the registration plates.

Adopted on March 26, 1993.

Leech Lake Ojibwe Motor Vehicle Code § 14.0, LLOjibwe MVC § 14.0




LLOjibwe MVC § 15.0
15.0. Fraudulent Registration

Any person who operates or has in his or her possession any vehicle subject to registration pursuant to the laws of the Leech Lake Band of Chippewa and has imitated or altered any registration plate so as to resemble a current registration plate may be fined not more than five hundred dollars ($500) or imprisoned more than thirty (30) days or both and may be subject to the seizure of the fraudulent plate.

Adopted on March 26, 1993.

Leech Lake Ojibwe Motor Vehicle Code § 15.0, LLOjibwe MVC § 15.0

LLOjibwe MVC § 16.0
16.0. Suspension of Registration

16.1 The motor vehicle registrar shall suspend the registration of a vehicle when:

16.11 The registration was completed through fraud or error and the vehicle cannot be registered properly; or

16.12 The required fee has not been paid upon reasonable notice and demand.

16.2 Suspension of registration is effective until reinstated by the motor vehicle registrar. Upon notice of suspension to the owner or person in possession of the registration plates, the plates shall be immediately returned to the motor vehicle registrar. Failure to return the plates to the motor vehicle registrar immediately may result in a fine of not more than $300 (three hundred dollars) and seizure of the suspended plates.

Adopted on March 26, 1993.

Leech Lake Ojibwe Motor Vehicle Code § 16.0, LLOjibwe MVC § 16.0

 

 

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