license plate http://ripr.org en RI Bill Creates Boston Bruins License Plate http://ripr.org/post/ri-bill-creates-boston-bruins-license-plate <p>Legislation being reviewed Wednesday would allow Bruins fans to show their support on a license plate. The bill creates a special Boston Bruins license plate, similar to the plates for the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots.</p><p>The plate would cost an extra $40 and half of that would go to Rhode Island charities. &nbsp;Sen. Maryellen Goodwin sponsored the bill.</p><p>Another piece of license plate legislation being reviewed Wednesday creates a plate for Eagle Scouts.</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:03:10 +0000 Catherine Welch 30948 at http://ripr.org Lawmakers Consider "Choose Life" RI License Plate http://ripr.org/post/lawmakers-consider-choose-life-ri-license-plate <p>A new license plate being considered by the General Assembly could be used to fund counseling services to discourage women from having an abortion.</p><p></p><p>The plate with the message “Choose Life” is being debated in the final two days of the legislative session this week.</p><p>Supporters say the same kind of license plate is available in Massachusetts and Connecticut. They say private groups have a legal right to raise money through license plates.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 19:52:13 +0000 Ian Donnis 17739 at http://ripr.org Lawmakers Consider "Choose Life" RI License Plate