Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Michigan Motorcycle Helmet Law Could Be Repealed—UPDATED

The helmet law repeal bill in Michigan has passed the Michigan Senate by a 24-14 vote. It now goes to the House. Governor Snyder has not said whether he will sign the bill.

Paul Egan/ Detroit News Lansing Bureau
Lansing — A law requiring motorcycle riders in Michigan to wear helmets could be repealed as part of a broader package of auto insurance reform, Gov. Rick Snyder said today.
The Republican-controlled Legislature is considering a repeal of Michigan's helmet law, and bikers recently held a huge rally at the Capitol to push for the change.

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