Rep. Milo Smith (R- Columbus) authored House Bill 1197, which will improve the safety of roads across the state of Indiana. The bill establishes guidelines and requirements for those who operate mopeds.
“This bill is simply about public safety and accountability,” said Rep. Smith
House Bill 1197 has the following provisions:
“This bill will resolve many issues that have arisen due to moped accidents and will expand safety for all Hoosier motorists,” said Rep. Smith. “Many other states have already addressed theses issues. It is imperative that we continually update our laws to keep up with new and emerging technologies.”
House Bill 1197 was heard on the House floor on Tuesday and passed by a 77 to 29 vote.