Bill Summaries: S373 (2019-2020 Session)

  • Summary date: Mar 26 2019 - View summary

    Adds electronic standup scooter to the defined terms in GS 20-4.01. Excludes electronic standup scooters from the defined terms motor vehicle and moped (passenger vehicle), but deems an electronic standup scooter a vehicle for purposes of GS Chapter 20 that are applicable to a driver of a vehicle. Makes organizational changes. 

    Amends GS 20-51, exempting electronic standup scooters from the requirement of registration and certificate of title. 

    Renders conflicting ordinances in effect on or adopted after the effective date of the act null and void. Directs municipalities having adopted an ordinance or regulation affecting standup electronic scooters to review their ordinances and regulations for compliance upon the effective date of the act.

    Applies to offenses committed on or after the date the act becomes law.