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Covered bridge design to be Indiana’s next license plate

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — With more than 330,000 votes cast, Hoosiers have selected a covered bridge design to replace the outgoing bicentennial license plate. The Bureau of Motor Vehicles let Hoosiers choose from three designs. “Not only is this colorful design with a red bridge spanning a creek the top vote getter, it won […]

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Hoosiers to choose new state license plate

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Hoosiers will pick the state’s next license plate. Bureau of Motor Vehicles Commissioner Kent Abernathy unveiled three license plate designs at the Indiana State Fair Friday to replace the outgoing bicentennial plate. Now Hoosiers get to vote for their favorite. “We have three interesting designs and I hope all state residents […]

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Vanity license plates return, but with limitations

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS —Hoosier drivers will now have more of a say in what goes on their license plate after the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles announced they are bringing back the Personal License Plate Program. “I am pleased that we are able to return this very popular program to the public,” Kent Abernathy, […]

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Jeff Moon serving as BMV’s new CFO

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — The Bureau of Motor Vehicles has a new Chief Financial Officer at the helm. Kent Abernathy, commissioner of the Indiana BMV announced on Tuesday that Jeff Moon was named the new CFO. Moon started work with the BMV on Monday. Moon comes to the BMV from Adayana Inc. where he […]

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BMV audit finds lack of centralized oversight caused fee errors, other problems

By Olivia Covington TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – An external audit of the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles blames a lack of “centralized authority or oversight” for recent problems that have forced the agency to refund millions of dollars to Hoosiers. In a 40-page report, the auditing group BKD listed eight key areas in which the BMV […]