Subdivision 1. Scope.
The definitions in this section apply to sections
Subd. 1a. Agricultural zone.
"Agricultural zone" means the areas in Minnesota lying south
and west of a line starting at the Minnesota-North Dakota border and formed by rights-of-way of
Trunk Highway No. 10, thence easterly along Trunk Highway No. 10 to Trunk Highway No. 23,
thence easterly along Trunk Highway No. 23 to Trunk Highway No. 95, thence easterly along
Trunk Highway No. 95 to its termination at the Minnesota-Wisconsin border.
Subd. 1b. Accompanied.
"Accompanied" means being subject to continuous direction
Subd. 1c. Agricultural purpose.
"Agricultural purpose" means used exclusively for an
agricultural use as defined in subdivision 1d.
Subd. 1d. Agricultural use.
"Agricultural use" means use in agriculturally related activities
or harvesting of wood for commercial or firewood purposes by any person.
Subd. 1e. City.
"City" means a home rule charter or statutory city.
Subd. 2. Commissioner.
"Commissioner" means the commissioner of natural resources.
Subd. 3. Dealer.
"Dealer" means a person engaged in the business of selling all-terrain
vehicles at wholesale or retail.
Subd. 4. Manufacturer.
"Manufacturer" means a person engaged in the business of
manufacturing all-terrain vehicles.
Subd. 5. Owner.
"Owner" means a person, other than a person with a security interest,
having a property interest in or title to an all-terrain vehicle and entitled to the use and possession
of the vehicle.
Subd. 6. Person.
"Person" means an individual or an organization as defined in section
Subd. 6a. Public road right-of-way.
"Public road right-of-way" means the entire
right-of-way of a public road, including the traveled portions, banks, ditches, shoulders, and
medians of a roadway, that is not privately owned.
Subd. 7. Register.
"Register" means the act of assigning a registration number to an
Subd. 8. All-terrain vehicle or vehicle.
"All-terrain vehicle" or "vehicle" means a motorized
flotation-tired vehicle of not less than three low pressure tires, but not more than six tires, that is
limited in engine displacement of less than 800 cubic centimeters and includes a class 1 all-terrain
vehicle and class 2 all-terrain vehicle.
Subd. 9. Class 1 all-terrain vehicle.
"Class 1 all-terrain vehicle" means an all-terrain vehicle
that has a total dry weight of less than 900 pounds.
Subd. 10. Class 2 all-terrain vehicle.
"Class 2 all-terrain vehicle" means an all-terrain
vehicle that has a total dry weight of 900 to 1,500 pounds.
History: 1984 c 647 s 1; 1986 c 452 s 1; 1989 c 331 s 3-8; 1990 c 426 art 2 s 1; 1Sp1995 c 1
s 8; 2003 c 128 art 1 s 28; 2004 c 162 art 3 s 4; 2006 c 281 art 2 s 1-3