V C Section 38603 Passenger Prohibitions

Passenger Prohibitions

38603.  (a) A person operating a recreational off–highway vehicle with a model year of 2014 or later shall not allow a passenger to occupy a separate seat location not designed and provided by the manufacturer for a passenger.

(b)( ) Seats that are installed in a separate seat location not designed and provided by the manufacturer for a passenger in vehicles with model year of 2013 or earlier may be occupied by a passenger if the occupant of the seat is fully contained inside of the vehicle's rollover protection structure at all times while the vehicle is being operated.

Added Sec. 3, Ch. 165, Stats. 2012. Effective January 1, 2013.
Amended Sec. 1, Ch. 529, Stats. 2012. Effective September 25, 2012. Operative July 1, 2013.
Amended Sec. 1, Ch. 529, Stats. 2012. Effective September 25, 2012. Operative July 1, 2013.
Amended Sec. 1, Ch. 179, Stats. 2013. Effective August 27, 2013.
The 2013 amendment added the italicized material, and at the point(s) indicated, deleted the following "This section shall become operative on July 1, 2013"