New NM Plates

New Mexico – New Mexico has three new license plates honoring New Mexico Highlands University, adoption and the 100th anniversary of the Boy Scouts.

Motor Vehicle Division Director Michael Sanchez says the Highlands University plate is the sixth collegiate license plate available to New Mexico residents.

He says such collegiate plates have proved popular with students and alumni.

The Highlands license plate will cost $37, with $25 going to the Las Vegas school.

The Boy Scouts and adoption awareness plates are available for a $12 fee for the initial issuance, in addition to regular motor vehicle registration fees.

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