Originally Posted by JHVA
VA Law: No moped shall be driven on any highway or public vehicular area faster than 35 miles per hour. Operating a moped faster than 35 miles per hour is deemed by Virginia law to be operating a motorcycle, which requires you to title and register the moped as a motorcycle and obtain a motorcycle license.
Matt Danielson (McGrath Law Group in Richmond VA) was in support of legislation in the General Assembly that would not count incidents of speeding by mopeds/scooters against motorcycle statistics. Politicians have a funny way of exploiting statistics for their own purpose.
Sorry for the hijack.
Everything in Virginia leads to steep fines, jail time and tarnished driving records. It must be the safest place on earth where cops have no crime to fight. Don't ask me how I know END RANT