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« Reply #465 on: March 21, 2019, 10:46:44 PM »
HARTFORD, CT – Members of the motorcycle riding community who advocate for choice when it comes to helmet usage can once again breath easy. The Transportation Committee at the Connecticut General Assembly removed a provision from a bill that would have made universal head protection mandatory before voting the bill out of committee.

In a 28-8 vote Wednesday, the committee voted in favor of  substitute version of H.B. 7140 that failed to contain any reference to helmet use, a victory for those who proclaim “Let Those Who Ride Decide” and for the Connecticut Motorcycle Riders Association, which has opposed helmet legislation for decades.

However, also getting voted out of committee on a 30-6 vote was H.B. 6161, which would require all riders under 21 years of age to wear a helmet. That bill, which wasn’t opposed by the C.M.R.A., now goes to the House for consideration. Under current law only riders under 18 must wear a helmet.

http://ride-ct.com/committee-scuttles-universal-helmet-provision/?fbclid=IwAR2BAHxD2NyxLNtqVQCiq8t_FeJQVGk8iwGmiI6rblkAUlKNRxEgj2W5AcM
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« Reply #466 on: March 23, 2019, 12:23:19 PM »
Sounds good to me.  Now also make 21 the age of consent for sex, drugs & seatbelts!
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« Reply #467 on: March 23, 2019, 11:05:23 PM »
First, convince them they can tax it.
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« Reply #468 on: April 25, 2019, 11:53:35 PM »
Federal Appeals Court Rules Parking Chalk Unconstitutional

https://www.asphaltandrubber.com/news/parked-vehicle-chalk-marks-unconstitutional/
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« Reply #469 on: April 26, 2019, 09:54:50 PM »
Federal Appeals Court Rules Parking Chalk Unconstitutional

https://www.asphaltandrubber.com/news/parked-vehicle-chalk-marks-unconstitutional/

Well that's funny.  Something that used to be common and now is almost unheard of is ruled unconstitutional. Can I get my money back, with interest, from those tickets I paid in the 70's & 80's?  Probably the only places still doing this are quiet summer beach towns with a hand full of part time seasonal officers. 
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« Reply #470 on: July 13, 2019, 01:31:23 PM »
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« Reply #471 on: July 17, 2019, 10:21:12 PM »
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« Reply #472 on: July 29, 2019, 05:34:44 PM »
broken roads to siberia  movie  (about 30 min)

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« Reply #473 on: July 30, 2019, 05:19:35 PM »
This questionnaire is part of the Federal Highway Administration's New/Novel Highway Signs to Support Infrastructure-Based Motorcycle Crash Countermeasures Phase II project.

The objectives of this project are to develop and test highway sign alternatives that can serve as effective motorcycle crash countermeasures.

We are seeking your expert opinion as a member of the motorcycle riding community to help us determine which signs you think would be useful for increasing motorcycle safety.


https://www.cvent.com/surveys/Welcome.aspx?s=cb036f1f-8d89-4a4b-aeac-2f42224c5e2d&fbclid=IwAR3tj9U5gejT6EfqgIsQWWDSC_zDj44xhkT33nuxYBuKK4tYAjUoD2a9F6k
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« Reply #474 on: August 12, 2019, 10:41:17 PM »
Want Elvis Presley’s Harley Electra Glide? It’s Going Up for Sale

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« Reply #475 on: September 02, 2019, 07:33:06 PM »
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« Reply #476 on: October 27, 2019, 05:30:25 PM »
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« Reply #477 on: November 12, 2019, 08:03:02 PM »
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« Reply #478 on: November 12, 2019, 08:04:03 PM »
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« Reply #479 on: November 22, 2019, 10:26:22 PM »
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