language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to traffic regulations; authorizing use of communications headset by firefighters operating fire department emergency vehicle in emergency;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 169.471, subdivision 2.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
No person, while operating a motor vehicle, shall wear headphones or earphones which are used in both ears simultaneously for purposes of receiving or listening to broadcasts or reproductions from radios, tape decks, or other sound-producing or transmitting devices. This section shall not prohibit the use, however, of
hearing aid devices by persons in need thereof
Presented to the governor May 15, 2006
Signed by the governor May 16, 2006, 5:00 p.m.