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> From: "Ray Pixley" <rpixley(--nospam--at)erols.com>

> About 20 years or so ago, New York State decided it would be a great idea to
> put a "PE" on car license plates.  I'm not sure how they did it (perhaps
> they compared DMV records with PE licenses), but what it was good for was an
> extra $50 for traffic tickets by overzealous cops. Consequently, many PE's
> wanted to get their tags replaced.  Preferably without any "PE" markings.

Maybe it simply provided a way to segregate the records to determine
that PEs exceeded the speed limit more than the rest of the drivers!!!?

-- 
Paul Ransom, P. Eng.
Civil/Structural/Project
Burlington, Ontario, Canada
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