Is It Mandatory in Maryland to Have a Front Licence Plate?

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Matthew Trimble
Matthew TrimbleInsurance Lawyer

Posted on Feb 26, 2023

Yes, it is mandatory in Maryland to have a front licence plate. This is a requirement of the state Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA). Failure to have a front licence plate can result in a ticket and fines.

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