Sec. 25-15. Persons operating and riding upon motorcycles.
(a) A person operating a motorcycle, excluding four-wheeled and three wheeled vehicles, shall ride only upon the permanent and regular seat attached to the motorcycle, and such operator shall not carry any other person, and no other person shall ride a motorcycle unless such motorcycle is designed to carry more than one person, in which event a passenger may ride upon the permanent and regular seat if designed for two (2) persons, or upon another seat firmly attached to the rear or side of the seat for the operator. If such motorcycle is designed to carry more than one person, it shall also be equipped with a footrest for the use of such passenger.
(b) A person operating a motorcycle shall wear a face shield, safety glasses or goggles or have his motorcycle equipped with safety glass or a windshield at all times while operating said vehicle, and operators and passengers thereon, if any, shall wear protective helmets. (Code 1959, § 20-29)
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