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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6281

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 1878

 

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Referred to Committee on TRANSPORTATION

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. LOPES, 24th Dist.

 

AN ACT REQUIRING THE USE OF HELMETS BY OPERATORS OF CERTAIN MOTOR SCOOTERS.

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

That section 14-289g of the general statutes be amended to require an operator of a motor scooter with a motor having a capacity of less than fifty cubic centimeters piston displacement to wear protective headgear.

Statement of Purpose:

To require operators of certain scooters to wear a helmet.