Maine Revised Statutes

§2063-B. Toy vehicles

1.  Definitions.  For the purpose of this section, "toy vehicle" includes, but is not limited to, skateboards, rollerskates, wagons, sleds and coasters.
[ 2007, c. 400, §7 (NEW) .]
2. Hitching rides.  A person riding on a toy vehicle may not attach it to a moving vehicle on a way.
[ 2007, c. 400, §7 (NEW) .]
3. Penalties.  A person 17 years of age or over who violates this section commits a traffic infraction for which a fine of not less than $25 and not more than $250 may be adjudged.
[ 2013, c. 482, §3 (AMD) .]
4. Impoundment.  The chief of police of a municipality, or if there is no chief of police, the chair of the local legislative body, when satisfied that a juvenile under 17 years of age has ridden a toy vehicle in violation of this section, may impound the toy vehicle for a period not to exceed 5 days for the first offense, 10 days for a 2nd offense and 30 days for a subsequent offense.
[ 2007, c. 400, §7 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2007, c. 400, §7 (NEW). 2013, c. 482, §3 (AMD).