Public Laws

124th Legislature

First Regular Session



Chapter 50

H.P. 325 - L.D. 437

An Act To Require a Person under 18 Years of Age To Wear a Helmet While on a Motorcycle

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 29-A MRSA 2083, sub-1, A, as amended by PL 2005, c. 577, 33, is further amended to read:

A. If under 15 18 years of age, a passenger on a motorcycle or in an attached side car;

Sec. 2. 29-A MRSA 2083, sub-1, B, as amended by PL 2005, c. 577, 33, is further amended to read:

B. If under 15 18 years of age, an operator of an off-road a motorcycle;

Sec. 3. 29-A MRSA 2083, sub-2, as amended by PL 2005, c. 577, 33, is further amended to read:

2.Compliance. An operator of a motorcycle, parent or guardian may not allow a passenger under the age of 15 18 years to ride in violation of this section.

Effective September 12, 2009

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Augusta, ME 04333