Compliance Dismissals

The following offenses may be dismissed if the defendant provides the required documentation to the Saginaw Municipal Court by the 21st business day from the citation date and pay the required fee at the time documentation is presented. 

A fee of $20.00 is required for the following:
  • Expired Motor Vehicle Registration
  • Expired Driver’s License
  • Fail to Report Change of Address or Name
A fee of $10.00 is required for the following:
  • Operate Motor Vehicle without License Plates or with One Plate
  • Display Altered, Unclean or Obscured License Plates
  • Fail to Display Driver’s License
  • Violate driver’s license restriction or endorsement
  • Operate vehicle with defective required equipment or in unsafe condition
No fee is required for the following:
  • Fail to maintain financial responsibility: The offense of fail to maintain financial responsibility does not require a fee to paid. However, the defendant must provide insurance proof that either the defendant or vehicle listed on the citation was covered (liability insurance) on the date and time of the offense. Upon presenting proof to the court, the clerk must verify your insurance before the Judge will dismiss the offense.
For additional information, please contact the Saginaw Municipal Court at 817-232-4640.