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House Bill 1277

House Bill 1277

ARCHIVE (2009)

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Use of golf carts under traffic ordinance. Prohibits an individual from operating a golf cart on a public or private highway, except when a city or town has adopted an ordinance (ordinance) authorizing the use of golf carts on the city's or town's highways or private roads, or both. Specifies that an ordinance may require that a golf cart display a slow moving vehicle sign or a red or amber flashing lamp. Permits an ordinance to require that an individual operating a golf cart in a city or a town may be required to hold a driver's license. Excludes an individual allowed to operate a golf cart under an ordinance from the provisions of the operating while intoxicated statutes and the requirement of financial responsibility for motor vehicles. Excludes a dealer of golf carts as a dealer of vehicles. Makes conforming amendments.
Current Status:
In Committee - first House
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