Arizona

Text from the Arizona State Legislature:

State of Arizona
House of Representatives
Forty-seventh Legislature
Second Regular Session
2006

HOUSE BILL 2796

AN ACT

amending title 28, chapter 7, article 15, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 28-2516; relating to distinctive vehicles.

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Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Arizona:

Section 1.  Title 28, chapter 7, article 15, Arizona Revised Statutes, is amended by adding section 28-2516, to read:

START_STATUTE28-2516.  Motorized electric or gas powered bicycles or tricycles; definition

A.  Notwithstanding any other provision of this title:

1.  A certificate of title is not required for a motorized electric or gas powered bicycle or tricycle.

2.  Registration is not required for a motorized electric or gas powered bicycle or tricycle.

3.  Vehicle license tax is not imposed on a motorized electric or gas powered bicycle or tricycle.

4.  A motorized electric or gas powered bicycle or tricycle is exempt from the provisions of section 28-964 relating to required equipment on motorcycles and motor-driven cycles and from the provisions of title 49, chapter 3, article 5 relating to vehicle emissions inspections.

5.  A driver license is not required to operate a motorized electric or gas powered bicycle or tricycle.

6.  A motorized electric or gas powered bicycle or tricycle may use rights-of-way designated for the exclusive use of bicycles.

7.  A motorized electric or gas powered bicycle or tricycle is not subject to chapter 9 of this title.

B.  For the purposes of this section, “motorized electric or gas powered bicycle or tricycle” means a bicycle or tricycle that is equipped with a helper motor that has a maximum piston displacement of forty-eight cubic centimeters or less, that may also be self-propelled and that is operated at speeds of less than twenty miles per hour.

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