2019 - 2020 LEGISLATURE
March 24, 2020 - Introduced by Representative Zamarripa. Referred to Committee
1An Act to create
341.0583, 346.94 (24) and 349.27 of the statutes;
2authority of a city, village, or town to allow operation of motorized rickshaws on
Analysis by the Legislative Reference Bureau
This bill allows a municipality to authorize the use of motorized rickshaws on
highways under the jurisdiction of the authorizing municipality.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do
enact as follows:
341.0583 of the statutes is created to read:
5341.0583 Motorized rickshaws.
A motorized rickshaw authorized under 6
and operated in accordance with s. 349.27, even though operated upon a highway, is 7
exempt from registration.
346.94 (24) of the statutes is created to read:
346.94 (24) Motorized rickshaws.
A person may operate a motorized rickshaw 10
if authorized under s. 349.27 upon a highway under the jurisdiction of the
authorizing municipality, subject to any restrictions specified by municipal 2
ordinance enacted under s. 349.27.
349.27 of the statutes is created to read:
4349.27 Authority to allow operation of motorized rickshaws.
governing body of a city, village, or town may by ordinance allow the use of a 6
motorized rickshaw on a roadway over which the governing body has jurisdiction. 7
An ordinance under this section may restrict the operation of a motorized rickshaw 8
authorized under this section.