Rensselaer County clerk pushes to end Veterans DMV fee

Posted at: 10/11/2013 5:39 PM
Updated at: 10/11/2013 5:52 PM
By: WNYT Staff

Rensselaer County Clerk, Frank Merola, is calling on New York State to immediately suspend a fee to display Veteran status on DMV issued photo documents.

That fee amounts to $12.50.

Merola says the fee is ridiculous.

He says veterans should not be charged a dime for the extra printing.