SENATE DOCKET, NO. 218        FILED ON: 1/12/2009

SENATE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1894



The Commonwealth of Massachusetts



In the Year Two Thousand Nine



An Act relative to assuring that motorcyclists between the ages of 16 and 18 are provided with adequate education relative to the proper safety and operation of a motorcycle..


Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:

SECTION 1.  Section 8 of chapter 90, as appearing in the 1998 Official Edition and amended September 1, 2007, is hereby amended by adding to the end of paragraph 2 of said section the following new clause:

(f) For a motorcycle license, applicant must have successfully completed a Motorcycle Basic Rider Course (BRC) approved by the registrar and presented, in such form as the registrar may require

SECTION 2.  This bill shall take effect July 1 2009.