420.01  VALID REGISTRATION PLATE REQUIRED.
   Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, a person shall not operate, park, nor shall an owner knowingly permit to be operated, upon any highway, a vehicle required to be registered under M.C.L.A. 257.201, et seq., unless there is attached to and displayed on the vehicle, as required by this chapter, a valid registration plate issued for the vehicle by the department for the current registration year.  A registration plate shall not be required upon any wrecked or disabled vehicle, or vehicle destined for repair or junking, which is being transported or drawn upon a highway by a wrecker or a registered motor vehicle.
(Ord. 2003-15.  Passed 12-2-03.)