R. 28.951 - Approved Equipment
R. 28.951. Approved Equipment
Rule 1. Motorcycle helmets shall meet the model specifications established by the United States Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. These specifications, located at and identified as "Motorcycle Helmets", 49 C.F.R. § 571.218, published April 15, 1988 in the Federal Register (53 FR 12529), effective October 3, 1988, are adopted in these rules by reference. Printed copies of 49 C.F.R. § 571.218 are available for inspection and for distribution to the public at cost at the offices of the Michigan Department of State Police, Special Operations Division, Traffic Services Section, 714 S. Harrison Road, East Lansing, Michigan 48823. Printed copies of Chapter 49, Transportation, Pts. 400-999, containing 49 C.F.R. § 571.218, are also available from the United States Government Printing Office, Superintendent of Documents, P.O. Box 371954, Pittsburgh, Pa 15250-7954, at a cost of $57.00 at the time of the adoption of this rule.(1981 AACS; 2000 AACS)
Pursuant to Section 56 of 1969 PA 306, as amended, being Section 24.256 of the Michigan Compiled Laws, an obvious error in this rule has been corrected at the request of the promulgating agency. The rule as published in the Michigan Register and filed with the Office of the Great Seal omitted the word "Traffic" in the title of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
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