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[  Session(s): all  Chamber =  Both  Bill Type = all    Subjects =  MOTORCYCLE HELMETS ]

Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HB 748 86-0 (2019) Author: Neave, Victoria | et. al. Relating to certain criminal offenses involving protective headgear requirements for motorcycle operators and passengers. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 813 84-0 (2015) Author: Muñoz, Jr., Sergio Relating to the operation and movement of motorcycles during periods of traffic congestion. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1571 82-0 (2011) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the operation and movement of motorcycles during periods of traffic congestion. House: Homeland Security & Public Safety Referred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
HB 727 80-0 (2007) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle operators and passengers. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1368 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the protective headgear requirements for motorcycle operators and passengers. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
HB 264 79-0 (2005) Author: Chavez, Norma | et. al. Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle operators and passengers. House: Law Enforcement Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1310 79-0 (2005) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle operators and passengers. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 350 75-0 (1997) Author: Pitts, Jim | et. al. Relating to the issuance of a motorcycle driver's license and the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle operators and passengers. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
SB 99 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle operators and passengers and to a driver's license that authorizes the operation of a motorcycle. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 278 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle operators and passengers. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 473 74-0 (1995) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the offense of not using protective headgear required for motorcycle operators and passengers. Senate: State Affairs Record vote
SB 1363 74-0 (1995) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Siebert, Bill
Relating to required protective headgear for motorcycle operators and passengers. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1094 73-0 (1993) Author: Yost, Gerald Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle riders. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1629 73-0 (1993) Author: Goodman, Toby | et. al. Relating to the wearing of protective headgear by certain motorcycle riders. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1339 72-0 (1991) Author: Blackwood, Bill Relating to motorcycle training courses and protective headgear; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 2145 72-0 (1991) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Relating to the issuance of certain drivers licenses and to the operation of motorcycles without protective headgear. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
HB 320 71-0 (1989) Author: McKinney, Mike Relating to the required wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle riders. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
SB 41 71-0 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: McKinney, Mike
Relating to the required wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle riders. House: Transportation
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective on 9/1/89
SB 144 70-0 (1987) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: McKinney, Mike
Relating to the required wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle riders. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 2 70-2 (1987) Author: Lyon, Ted Relating to the required wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle riders. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 233 69-0 (1985) Author: Clemons, Billy Relating to the required wearing of protective headgear by motorcycle riders. House: Transportation 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HB 57 68-0 (1983) Author: Ceverha, Bill Relating to protective headgear for persons riding motorcycles. House: Transportation Referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 191 68-0 (1983) Author: Leedom, John Relating to standards adopted by the Department of Public Safety regarding protective headgear for motorcycle riders. Senate: State Affairs No action taken
HB 949 67-0 (1981) Author: Gibson, Jay Providing that persons 18 or over wear protective headgear when operating a motorcycle. House: Transportation Referred to Committee on Transportation
HB 1336 67-0 (1981) Author: Gibson, Jay Relating to provide that persons 18 and over wear protective headgear when operating a motorcycle. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
SB 39 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to statements regarding motorcycle helmets. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 11 66-0 (1979) Author: Allee, Henry E. Relating to protective headgear for motorcycle operators and passengers. House: Transportation Referred to Committee on Transportation
HB 36 66-0 (1979) Author: Close, G.R. "Bob" Relating to protective headgear of persons riding motorcycles. House: Transportation Referred to Committee on Transportation
HB 352 66-0 (1979) Author: Smothers, Clay Relating to protective headgear for persons riding motorcycles. House: Transportation Referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 652 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the use of protective headgear used by motorcycle operators and passengers. Senate: State Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 808 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to statements regarding motorcycle helmets. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 438 65-0 (1977) Author: Hoestenbach, John Repealing the requirement that motorcyclist wear protective headgear. House: Transportation Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 517 65-0 (1977) Author: Hoestenbach, John Relating to protective headgear for motorcycle riders. House: Transportation Assigned to General State Calendar
SB 198 65-0 (1977) Author: Meier, Bill
Sponsor: Hoestenbach, John
Relating to protective headgear for motorcycle operators and passengers. House: Transportation
Senate: Economic Development
90 Day Bill
HB 852 63-0 (1973) Author: Nichols, R.C. "Nick" Relating to protective equipment required to be worn by operators of and passengers on motorcycles. House: Transportation Considered in public hearing
HB 853 63-0 (1973) Author: Nichols, R.C. "Nick" Relating to the inspection of protective headgear worn by motorcycle operators and passengers; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Considered in public hearing
HB 854 63-0 (1973) Author: Nichols, R.C. "Nick"
Sponsor: McKinnon, Mike
Relating to the affixing of inspection certificates to motorcycles. House: Transportation
Senate: Administration
Signed by the Governor
HB 1509 62-0 (1971) Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey Relating to providing certain exemptions from the requirement of protective headgear for operators and passengers of motorcycles.
HB 1511 62-0 (1971) Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey Relating to providing that protective headgear worn by motorcyclists shall have a removable inner lining.
SB 640 61-0 (1969) Author: Bernal, Joseph J. Relating to requiring that protective headgear be provided as part of the equipment of a motorcycle which may be worn by a person operating or riding on a motorcycle.
HB 355 60-0 (1967) Author: Wayne, Ralph Erskine | et. al. Relating to requiring motorcycle operators and passengers to wear protective headgear approved by the Department of Public Safety; prescribing a penalty.
SB 178 60-0 (1967) Author: Blanchard, H.J. "Doc" Relating to requiring motorcycle operators and passengers to wear protective headgear approved by the Department of Public Safety; prescribing a penalty.

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