Arkansas temporarily waives late fees for car registration

Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration is temporarily waiving late fees on vehicle registration and tag renewal. The agency says it will waive the penalties for late registration and renewal through April 16. The announcement comes as cases of the coronavirus continue to rise in the state. On Monday, the state reported 449 cases of the illness linked to the coronavirus, up from 426 a day earlier. Six people have died in Arkansas so far.

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