A new law about frames on license plates went into effect on November 30th. These frames often cover parts of a license plate, making it difficult to read the bottom or top portions of the plate. The fine for having this type of frame (if it covers part of your license plate) is now $100!
Take a look at the “Brooks Ave Church of Christ” blog post from 11/29/10 (Category: Community Event) for more details. Thanks to Yari for this!
You can also take a look at this video from ABC news (also posted on the CHOC blog): http://abclocal.go.com/wtvd/video?id=7815420
Church of Christ ESL blog: http://www2.waketech.edu/blogs/esl_choc/2010/11/29/is-your-license-plate-frame-illegal/