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Lawmakers are looking into getting rid of registration tags to save money. (Courtesy)

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Lawmaker to propose no tags on plates

Car owners would still be required to keep registration current

Rep. Michelle Ugenti-Rita says it isn’t the purpose behind her legislation, but the Scottsdale Republican is proposing to eliminate one of the things police can use as an excuse to stop and question motorists: those metallic tags affixed to license plates that show whether a vehicle’s registration is expired.