HB2113: Mopeds; requiring stickers thereon.

Offered January 10, 2007
Prefiled January 8, 2007
A BILL to amend and reenact § 46.2-915 of the Code of Virginia, relating to stickers on mopeds.
Patron-- Carrico

Committee Referral Pending

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1.  That § 46.2-915 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 46.2-915. Stickers required on mopeds.

Any dealer who sells any moped at retail shall affix to any such moped, or verify that there is affixed thereto a permanent decal or sticker which states (i) that the operation of mopeds on highways and public vehicular areas by persons under the age of sixteen is prohibited by Virginia law, (ii) the maximum horsepower of the moped, and (iii) the maximum speed at which the moped may be ridden.

Any dealer who sells any such moped which does not have affixed thereto such a permanent decal or sticker or who sells a motorcycle with such a sticker or decal attached thereto indicating that its motor is rated at no more than two brake horsepower producing only ordinary speeds up to a maximum of thirty 35 miles per hour shall be guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor.