§321.343A - Employer violations — penalty. §321.415 - Required usage of lighting devices. Every state requires at least a rear license plate, but as previously mentioned, there are 19 states that do not require a front plate. §321.41 - Change of address or name or fuel type. §321.183 - Application for driver’s license or nonoperator’s identification card — selective service registration. §321.360 - Theaters, hotels, and auditoriums. §321.24 - Issuance of registration and certificate of title. §321.482 - Violations — simple misdemeanors unless otherwise provided. All West Coast states require front license plates and most East Coast states do as well. This means that you initially get a ticket, but if you add the plate and then verify it with your local police department, the ticket will be canceled. §321.289 - Speed signs — duty to install. §321.44A - Voluntary contribution — anatomical gift public awareness and transplantation fund — amount retained by county treasurer. §321.101A - Revocation of registration by county treasurer. §321.506 - Actual service within this state. §321.99 - Fraudulent use of registration. §321.288 - Control of vehicle — reduced speed. Occasionally license plate laws come up for debate in state governments. �MFk����� t,:��.FW������8���c�1�L&���ӎ9�ƌa��X�:�� �r�bl1� §321.381 - Movement of unsafe or improperly equipped vehicles. §321.223 - Driver’s license inspection for motor vehicle rental. §321.482A - Violations resulting in injury or death — additional penalties. §321.450 - Hazardous materials transportation regulations. §321.473 - Limitations on trucks by local authorities. §321.258 - Arrangement of lights on official traffic-control signals. §321.207 - Downgrade of commercial driver’s license or commercial learner’s permit. If the LPR is only able to work with a rear plate, that number falls by half. §321.257 - Official traffic-control signal. §321.417 - Single-beam road-lighting equipment. §321.186A - Vision report in lieu of vision test. §321.481 - No impairment of other authority. But drivers who own sports cars, classic cars, and high-end luxury vehicles often object to the front plate law because of how it detracts from the appearance of their vehicle. §321.193 - Restrictions on licenses — penalty. Why Some Car Owners Dislike Front Plates There's no doubt that plenty of drivers in front plate states don't even think about their cars requiring or needing front plates. §321.174A - Operation of motor vehicle with expired license. §321.46 - New title and registration upon transfer of ownership — credit. However, 34 members of the Iowa Senate voted for a different approach to this issue two weeks ago. Plates need to be valid and fully visible. §321.105 - Annual registration fee required. §321.297 - Driving on right-hand side of roadway — exceptions. §321.271 - Reports confidential — without prejudice — exceptions. Car manufacturers and dealers are not allowed to distribute vehicles with only one plate in states that require two plates. §321.213A - License suspension for juveniles adjudicated delinquent for certain drug or alcohol offenses. §321.489 - Record inadmissible in a civil action. Sometimes a ticket is issued immediately and other times the driver may receive a verbal warning. §321.463 - Maximum gross weight — exceptions — penalties. Iowa Code - 2020. §321.118 - Corn shellers and feed grinders. §321.100 - False evidences of registration. §321.90 - Disposal of abandoned motor vehicles. Under House Bill 540, only one registration plate would be issued and attached to the rear of a vehicle. §321.323A - Approaching certain stationary vehicles. §321.253A - Directional signs relating to historic sites on land owned or managed by state agencies. §321.153 - Treasurer’s report to department. Have a Newstip? The registration plate issued for a truck tractor shall be attached to the front of the truck tractor.