The vehicle registration reinstatement fee provided for in the MLI law is a separate fee from the ticket fines related to tickets issued by law enforcement and assessed by the Administrative Office of Courts (AOC) or the local court system. In accordance with Section 32-7A-12, Code of Alabama 1975, the department will suspend the vehicle registration of any motor vehicle determined to be in violation of Section 32-7A-4, Code of Alabama 1975. In the case of a first violation, the department shall terminate the suspension upon payment of a reinstatement fee of $200 and the submission of proof of current insurance coverage on the vehicle. In the case of the second or subsequent violation, the department shall terminate the suspension upon payment of a reinstatement fee of $400 and submission of proof of current insurance coverage on the vehicle. The MLI law administered by DOR deals with vehicle registration. The MLI law administered by ALEA deals with the driver license. Please contact the law enforcement agency reflected on your citation for more information if needed.
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- What do I do if I did not have insurance on the verification date?
- I had insurance on the insurance verification date reflected on the MLI Verification Notice, do I still need to pay the reinstatement fee?
- I received a request for insurance verification on a vehicle that was stored or not working and thus was uninsured. How do I respond to the verification notice?
- What do I do if I sold the vehicle; I received the insurance verification request for prior to the date for verification?
- Why did I receive a MLI Verification Notice when I already paid the ticket for no insurance?
- What does the state do with the insurance information I provide for verification of insurance coverage information?