7 LONG TITLE
8 General Description:
9 This bill amends provisions regarding certain governmental entities' authority to adopt
10 ordinances relating to all-terrain vehicles.
11 Highlighted Provisions:
12 This bill:
13 ▸ allows certain cities and towns to adopt ordinances restricting the use of street-legal
14 all-terrain vehicles; and
15 ▸ makes technical changes.
16 Money Appropriated in this Bill:
18 Other Special Clauses:
20 Utah Code Sections Affected:
22 41-22-10.5, as last amended by Laws of Utah 2015, Chapter 454
24 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the state of Utah:
25 Section 1. Section 41-22-10.5 is amended to read:
26 41-22-10.5. Local ordinances -- Designating routes -- Supervision.
27 (1) A municipality or county may adopt ordinances:
28 (a) designating certain streets and highways under its respective jurisdiction:
29 (i) as open for general off-highway vehicle use; or
30 (ii) as open for limited off-highway vehicle use to allow off-highway vehicle operators
31 to gain direct access to or from a private or public area open for off-highway vehicle use; or
32 (b) permitting the use of a street-legal all-terrain vehicle on a street or highway
33 designated for:
34 (i) general off-highway vehicle use under Subsection (1)(a)(i); or
35 (ii) limited off-highway vehicle use under Subsection (1)(a)(ii).
36 (2) [
37 or restrict the use of a street-legal all-terrain vehicle on a street or highway where the use of
38 another street-legal vehicle is permitted.
39 (3) In addition to the ordinances described in Subsection (1), Ŝ→ [
39a municipality with a population of 5,000 or more and that is ←Ŝ eligible to
40 impose a resort communities tax described in Section 59-12-401 may adopt ordinances
41 restricting the use of a street-legal all-terrain vehicle:
42 (a) on roads maintained or owned by the city or town; and
43 (b) between the hours of Ŝ→ [
43a a.m. ←Ŝ ←Ŝ
45 is under 16 years [
46 least 18 years [
48 the boundaries of an interstate freeway.
50 off-highway vehicle on any street or highway that is not designated or posted as open for
51 off-highway vehicle use in accordance with Subsection (1) or Section 41-22-10.1.
53 used in accordance with Section 41-22-5.5.