2017 - 2018 LEGISLATURE
January 12, 2017 - Introduced by Representative Ott, by request of Department
of Transportation. Referred to Committee on Judiciary.
1An Act to amend
341.25 (1) (b) of the statutes; relating to: the weight limit for
2motorcycle and moped registrations (suggested as remedial legislation by the
3Department of Transportation).
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill eliminates curb weight as a determining factor in motorcycle and
moped registrations. Under the bill, all motorcycles and mopeds would be registered
with a biennial fee of $23, regardless of weight.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
341.25 (1) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) For each motorcycle or moped
with a curb weight of 1,499 pounds
, except a specially designed vehicle under s. 341.067, which is designed for the 7
transportation of persons rather than property, and for each low-speed vehicle, a 8
biennial fee of $23.