IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
November 10, 2020
Mr. Lee introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
To amend title 54, United States Code, to provide that State law shall apply to the use of motor vehicles on roads within a System unit.
Application of State law applicable to the use of motor vehicles on roads within a System unit
Subchapter II of chapter 1015 of title 54, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:
In this section:
off-highway vehicle shall be defined by the State in which the applicable System unit is located, in accordance with the law of the State.
road means the main-traveled surface of a roadway open to motor vehicles that is owned, controlled, or otherwise administered by the Service.
The law of the State in which a System unit is located shall apply to the use of motor vehicles (including off-highway vehicles) on roads within a System unit.
Violating a provision of State law applicable to a System unit under subsection (b) shall be prohibited in the applicable System unit.
The analysis for subchapter II of chapter 1015 of title 54, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:
101513. State law.