Utah Admin. Code R708-51-5 - Mobility Vehicle Provisions

(1) An approved Mobility Vehicle shall be equipped with:
(a) two headlamps;
(b) two tail lamps;
(c) two stop lamps on the rear;
(d) amber or red electric turn signals, one on each side of the front and rear;
(e) a braking system, other than a parking brake, that meets the requirements established in Section 41-6a-1623;
(f) a horn or other warning device that meets the requirements of Section 41-6a-1625;
(g) rearview mirrors on the right and left side of the driver in accordance with Section 41-6a-1627;
(h) a rearview mirror mounted centrally on the windshield;
(j) a windshield and windshield wipers;
(k) a speedometer, illuminated for nighttime operation;
(l) a seat designed for passengers, including a footrest and handhold for each passenger;
(m) seat belts for each vehicle occupant in vehicles with side-by-side seating;
(n) tires that have at least 2/32 inches or greater tire tread;
(o) a Mobility Vehicle placard, decal, or emblem displayed on the rear of the vehicle.
(p) four or more wheels, which shall remain in contact with the ground while the vehicle is in operation, and
(q) a cab enclosure or roll over protection system.
(2) An approved Mobility Vehicle may be operated upon a Utah street or highway by a permit holder within the restriction stated on the permit, unless the highway is an interstate freeway or a limited access highway as defined in Section 41-6a-102.
(3) A Mobility Vehicle may not be used to tow any unit while being operated by a Mobility Vehicle Permit holder.
(4) The operation of a Mobility Vehicle is subject to compliance with all traffic rules under Title 41 Chapter 6a.


Utah Admin. Code R708-51-5
Adopted by Utah State Bulletin Number 2015-6, effective 2/25/2015

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