00RS HB495


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HB 495 (BR 226) - J. Turner, S. Alexander, W. Allen, H. Anderson, B. Ausmus, III, C. Belcher, K. Bratcher, Dw. Butler, P. Clark, B. Colter, H. Cornett, J. Gray, B. Heleringer, L. Napier, M. Rader, C. Ratliff, J. Stacy, J. Stewart, G. Tapp, T. Turner, K. Upchurch, C. Walton

     AN ACT relating to all-terrain vehicles.
     Amend KRS 189.515, regarding all-terrain vehicles, to allow an ATV operator to cross a public highway, and allow ATV operators engaged in agriculture related activities, construction, road maintenance, and snow removal to drive on public highways, except interstates and parkways, and to make technical corrections.


     HCS - Delete provision of original bill which allowed operation of an ATV on a highway for agriculture, construction, or road maintenance; limit ability of ATVs to cross highways, and require operators of ATV to have a valid license, observe all traffic regulations, use headlights, and operate only during daytime hours, when they are on a highway.

     Jan 27-introduced in House
     Jan 28-to Transportation (H)
     Mar 9-posted in committee
     Mar 15-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 16-2nd reading, to Rules; recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H)

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