Bill Sponsors: TN HB0700 | 2015-2016 | 109th General Assembly

Bill Title: As introduced, exempts drivers and passengers over 21 years of age from the requirement to wear a crash helmet while operating or riding in motorcycles, motor-driven cycles, and motorized bicycles, if the person is covered by health or medical insurance other than insurance through TennCare; makes a violation of the helmet law a secondary offense. - Amends TCA Section 55-9-302.

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 23-2)

Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2016-03-22 - Taken off notice for cal. in Finance, Ways & Means Committee [HB0700 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]

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