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Passengers in open trucks - 75 Pa. Cons. Stat. § 3719

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     § 3719.  Passengers in open trucks.
        (a)  General rule.--An open-bed pickup truck or open flatbed
     truck may not be driven at a speed of more than 35 miles per
     hour if any person is occupying the bed of the truck.
        (b)  Children.--
            (1)  Such a truck may not be driven at any speed if a
        child less than 18 years of age is occupying the bed of the
        truck or trailer.
            (2)  This subsection shall not apply to:
                (i)  a child of a farmer who is being transported
            between parts of a farm or farms owned or operated by the
            farmer in order to perform work on the farm or farms;
                (ii)  a child possessing a valid hunting license who
            is being transported between a hunting camp and a hunting
            site or between hunting sites during hunting season;
                (iii)  a child who is a participant in an officially
            sanctioned parade, only during the course of the parade;
            or
                (iv)  a child employed to perform farm labor who is
            being transported between parts of a farm or farms owned
            or operated by the child's employer or employers.
     (Dec. 21, 1998, P.L.1126, No.151, eff. 60 days)

        1998 Amendment.  Act 151 added section 3719.
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