Chief Sponsor: Jeremy A. Peterson

Senate Sponsor: Deidre M. Henderson


8     General Description:
9          This bill modifies the Motor Vehicles code by amending provisions relating to vintage
10     vehicles.
11     Highlighted Provisions:
12          This bill:
13          ▸     includes a motorcycle that meets certain requirements in the definition of a vintage
14     vehicle; and
15          ▸     makes technical and conforming changes.
16     Money Appropriated in this Bill:
17          None
18     Other Special Clauses:
19          None
20     Utah Code Sections Affected:
21     AMENDS:
22          41-21-1, as last amended by Laws of Utah 2012, Chapter 299

24     Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
25          Section 1. Section 41-21-1 is amended to read:
26          41-21-1. Street rod, vintage vehicle, and vintage travel trailer defined.
27          (1) (a) "Street rod" means a motor vehicle or motorcycle that:

28          (i) (A) was manufactured in 1948 or before; or
29          (B) (I) was manufactured after 1948 to resemble a vehicle that was manufactured in
30     1948 or before; and
31          (II) (Aa) has been altered from the manufacturer's original design; or
32          (Bb) has a body constructed from non-original materials; and
33          (ii) is primarily a collector's item that is used for:
34          (A) club activities;
35          (B) exhibitions;
36          (C) tours;
37          (D) parades;
38          (E) occasional transportation; and
39          (F) other similar uses.
40          (b) "Street rod" does not include a motor vehicle or motorcycle that is used for general,
41     daily transportation.
42          (2) (a) "Vintage travel trailer" means a travel trailer, camping trailer, or fifth wheel
43     trailer that is:
44          (i) 30 years old or older, from the current year; and
45          (ii) primarily a collector's item that is used for:
46          (A) participation in club activities;
47          (B) exhibitions;
48          (C) tours;
49          (D) parades;
50          (E) occasional recreational or vacation use; and
51          (F) other similar uses.
52          (b) "Vintage travel trailer" does not include a travel trailer, camping trailer, or fifth
53     wheel trailer that is used for the general, daily transportation of persons or property.
54          (3) (a) "Vintage vehicle" means a motor vehicle or motorcycle that:
55          (i) is 30 years old or older from the current year;
56          (ii) displays a unique vehicle type special group license plate issued in accordance
57     with Section 41-1a-418; and
58          (iii) is primarily a collector's item that is used for:

59          (A) participation in club activities;
60          (B) exhibitions;
61          (C) tours;
62          (D) parades;
63          (E) occasional transportation; and
64          (F) other similar uses.
65          (b) "Vintage vehicle" does not include a motor vehicle or motorcycle that is used for
66     general, daily transportation.
67          (c) "Vintage vehicle" includes a:
68          (i) street rod; and
69          (ii) vintage travel trailer.

Legislative Review Note
     as of 2-10-15 1:08 PM

Office of Legislative Research and General Counsel