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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Off-road vehicles on state and local highways. Requires the owner of an off-road vehicle to register the vehicle with the bureau of motor vehicles before operating the off-road vehicle on a highway. Requires a person operating an off-road vehicle on a highway to possess a driver's license. Provides that an off-road vehicle may not be operated on a highway unless the off-road vehicle meets certain equipment requirements and has been inspected, and financial responsibility requirements have been met. Requires seat belt use by occupants and helmet use by occupants less than 18 years of age if an off-road vehicle is operated on a highway. Sets a $12 fee for registration of an off-road vehicle. Makes conforming amendments.