§ 72.01  DEFINITIONS.
   For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definition shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE.
      (1)   Any motorized off-highway vehicle which:
         (a)   Is 50 inches or less in width;
         (b)   Has a dry weight of 900 pounds or less;
         (c)   Travels on three or more low pressure tires;
         (d)   Is designed for operator use only with no passengers or is specifically designed by the original manufacturer for the operator and one passenger;
         (e)   Has a seat or saddle designed to be straddled by the operator; and
         (f)   Has handlebars or any other steering assembly for steering control.
      (2)   ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLES which have been modified to include additional equipment not required by §§ 72.03 and 72.04 of this subchapter shall not be registered under the Motor Vehicle Registration Act, Neb. RS§ 60-301.
   UTILITY-TYPE VEHICLE.
      (1)   Any motorized off-highway vehicle which:
         (a)   Is not less than 48 inches nor more than 74 inches in width;
         (b)   Is not more than 135 inches, including the bumper, in length;
         (c)   Has a dry weight of not less than 900 pounds nor more than 2,000 pounds;
         (d)   Travels on four or more low pressure tires;
         (e)   Is equipped with a steering wheel and bench or bucket-type seating designed for at least two people to sit side-by-side; and
         (f)   Utility-type vehicle does not include golf carts or low-speed vehicles.
      (2)   UTILITY-TYPE VEHICLES which have been modified to include additional equipment not required by §§ 72.03 and 72.04 of this subchapter shall not be required to be registered under the Motor Vehicle Registration Act, Neb. RS § 60-301.
(1990 Code, § 5-501) (Ord. 669, passed 11-8-2011)
Statutory reference:
   Related state law provisions, see Neb. RS 60-6,355