Maine Revised Statutes

§522. Deaf, hard-of-hearing and late-deafened persons

1. Issuance of placard.  The Secretary of State may issue a placard for deaf, hard-of-hearing and late-deafened persons to a person who is deaf, hard-of-hearing or late deafened on receipt of a form from the Division for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Late Deafened, Bureau of Rehabilitation Services, certified by a physician or an audiologist stating that the applicant is deaf, hard-of-hearing or late deafened and can not hear or understand normal speech.
[ 2009, c. 174, §22 (AMD) .]
2. Manner of display.  The placard must be displayed in a conspicuous location in the vehicle as near to the operator as possible without obstructing the view of the operator.
[ 1993, c. 683, Pt. A, §2 (NEW); 1993, c. 683, Pt. B, §5 (AFF) .]
3. No fee.  There is no fee for a placard issued pursuant to this section.
[ 2001, c. 361, §12 (AMD) .]
1993, c. 683, §A2 (NEW). 1993, c. 683, §B5 (AFF). 1995, c. 65, §§A92,93 (AMD). 1995, c. 65, §§A153,C15 (AFF). 2001, c. 361, §12 (AMD). 2009, c. 174, §22 (AMD).