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Registration

Enrollment; the process of recording entries in an official book.

For example, the names of stockholders might be registered in the official books of a corporation. Similarly motor vehicles are ordinarily registered with the state motor vehicle department, and voters are registered so that they may participate in elections. In some jurisdictions, statutes establish systems by which land titles can be registered so that the ownership of real property can always be readily ascertained through a consultation of public records.

Cross-references

Registration of Land Titles.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

registration

a method of becoming a British Citizen by administrative grant.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006
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And the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) also says the registration mark could be withdrawn and vehicles with illegally-displayed number plates will fail the MoT test.
An examination of registration marks, leaving out the first and last letters, showed that only Peach's vehicle matched the partial registration given by the taxi driver in the whole of south and west Wales.
Major features include load/save die specifications, bearer bars, registration marks, cut marks, running lines, shadows, color information automatically added, job information, label rotation before stepping begins, and distortion applied to all artwork and printer's marks.
The new registration marks will all be made up of seven characters.
As well as continuing to sell current style registration marks, DVLA Sale of Marks will offer a range of personalised new style registrations ahead of their introduction in September 2001.
Operators view two monitors, which verify registration marks and track saved data.
In a statement issued and made available to aviation journalists yesterday evening, the company declared: 'On February 2, 2019 at about 1331 UTC, (14:31 Local Time) an helicopter (AgustaWestland 139) with Nigerian Registration Marks 5N-PEJ and serial number: 31389, owned and operated by Caverton Helicopters crashed on landing in Kabba, Kogi State, with 12 souls on board including the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo (SAN).
"Registration marks are placed on vehicles for the purposes of identification and there are specific requirements relating to the size and colour to be used and how the plate is set out.
It is an offence contrary to the Road Vehicles (Display of Registration Marks) Regulations 2001 to drive a mechanically propelled vehicle on a public road on which the registration plate "contained reflex-reflecting material" or the registration plate had been "treated in such a way that the characters of the registration mark became retroflective characters" or "had been treated in such a way that the making of a true photographic image of the plate through the medium of a camera and film or other device would be prevented or impaired".
The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency have policy responsibility for the Road Vehicles (Display of Registration Marks) Regulations 2001.