Maine Revised Statutes

§1905-B. Brake lights

1. Requirement.   All factory-installed brake lights or equivalent replacements on a motor vehicle, trailer or semitrailer must be present and operating properly and must emit a steady red light when a slight pressure is placed on the brake pedal, and the light emitted must be visible for a distance of at least 100 feet behind the vehicle. For purposes of this section, "steady red light" means a red light that is either immediately constant and not pulsating or that pulsates for a short period and then becomes constant.
[ 2015, c. 176, §2 (NEW) .]
2. Vehicles used in conjunction.   When a vehicle is used in conjunction with another vehicle, only the last vehicle must carry the lights required in subsection 1.
[ 2015, c. 176, §2 (NEW) .]
3. Exception for farm tractors.   This section does not apply to unregistered farm tractors.
[ 2015, c. 176, §2 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2015, c. 176, §2 (NEW).