Authorization to Prohibit Operation of Mopeds on Public Roads and Highways (O.C.G.A. § 40-6-353)

Legal Commentary . This Georgia statute grants two commissioners, that of public transportation or local governing authorities, with the ability to prohibit mopeds from operating public roads and highways within the commissioner's jurisdiction if the moped on the public road or highway endangers public safety.

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Section 40-6-353 Authorization to prohibit operation of mopeds on public roads and highways

The commissioner of transportation or local governing authorities having jurisdiction over public roads and highways may prohibit the operation of mopeds on public roads and highways within their jurisdiction if it is determined that such operation endangers the safety of the traveling public.

HISTORY: Code 1933, § 68A-1112, enacted by Ga. L. 1978, p. 2241, § 5; Ga. L. 1990, p. 2048, § 5.