Maine Revised Statutes

§2088. Passengers restricted to passenger compartment of pickup truck

1. Passengers under 19 years of age.  When a passenger under 19 years of age is transported in a pickup truck, that passenger must ride in the passenger compartment of the pickup truck.
[ RR 1999, c. 1, §41 (RAL) .]
2. Exceptions.  Subsection 1 does not apply to the following:
A. Workers or trainees, including agricultural workers or trainees, engaged in the necessary discharge of their duties or training or being transported between work or training locations; [RR 1999, c. 1, §41 (RAL).]
B. Licensed hunters being transported to or from a hunting location, as long as those persons are in compliance with all laws pertaining to possession and transportation of firearms in a motor vehicle; [RR 1999, c. 1, §41 (RAL).]
C. Participants in parades; [2001, c. 360, §13 (AMD).]
D. A passenger secured by a seat belt in a manufacturer-installed seat located outside the passenger compartment; or [2001, c. 360, §13 (AMD).]
E. Campers and hikers being transported in Baxter State Park. [2001, c. 360, §14 (NEW).]
[ 2001, c. 360, §§13, 14 (AMD) .]
RR 1999, c. 1, §41 (RAL). 2001, c. 360, §§13,14 (AMD).