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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 186

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 1154

 

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Referred to Committee on PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. FASANO, 34th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR VIOLATION OF A MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE REGULATING THE OPERATION OR USE OF A DIRT BIKE OR ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to allow municipalities to fine first-time violators of a municipal ordinance regulating the operation or use of a dirt bike or all-terrain vehicle notwithstanding the provisions of subdivision (10) of subsection (c) of section 7-148 of the general statutes.

Statement of Purpose:

To eliminate the requirement that a first violation of a local ordinance governing dirt bike or ATV use must be a warning.