Age Requirement

18 Years Old

North Dakota



STATUTE:

Title 39. Motor Vehicles. Chapter 39-10.2. Motorcycles. 39-10.2-06 Equipment for Motorcycle Riders. :

FINE:

$20.00 in North Dakota and (2) points assessed against drivers license.

STANDARDS:

Title 39. Motor Vehicles. Chapter 39-10.2. Motorcycles. 39-10.2-06 Equipment for Motorcycle Riders. :

COURT DECISIONS:

"Former statute requiring crash helmets for motorcycle operators and passengers was not unconstitutional as deprivation of personal freedom and due process on theory that it affected only welfare of operator and passenger and not public welfare; violation of statute was a crime punishable under statute making performance of a prohibited act for which no penalty was provided a misdemeanor." State v. Odegaard, 165 N.W.2d 677 (N.D. 1969).

CURRENT ACTIVITY:

If you know of any current activity regarding efforts to remove or amend North Dakota's helmet law, in the Legislature or the Courts, please e-mail that information to us so we can update this site.

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