Can you legally get a citation for expired vehicle registration on a car parked in a parking lot?

Asked on November 9, 2011 under General Practice, Pennsylvania


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Answered 9 years ago | Contributor

One can get a citation for a vehicle that has an expired vehicle registration for a car parked in a parking lot. The rationale is that under most statutes of all states in this country all vehicles that are out in a public area must have a valid registration.

The vehicle that you are writing about was in a public area and was subject to citation. Good question.

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