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Louisiana

State Laws
  • All ATVs must be titled and registered, except those used solely for agricultural purposes.
  • Owners of registered ATVs will receive a decal to be placed on the ATV; renewal of registration is once every two years through the Department of Motor Vehicles.
  • ATVs may not be operated in state parks.
State Agency that Regulates ATVs:  None.
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State ATV Deaths
Total Reported Deaths (1982-2011):
*Data collection for 2008-2011
is ongoing
262
Reported Deaths (1982-2007): 214
Reported Deaths (2008-2011):
*Data collection for 2008-2011
is ongoing
48
Reported Deaths (1982-2007):
Children under 16
81

"The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is providing the abovementioned information on state laws for your convenience. CPSC is expressing no opinion on any of these various requirements. To ensure full compliance with the laws in your state, CPSC recommends that ATV owners and riders check with their state government or legislative officials for a detailed list of off-road vehicle laws and regulations."



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