Legal Commentary. This Georgia statute, similar to the Georgia statute on mopeds in O.C.G.A. § 40-6-350, provides that motorcycle receive all the same rights and are subject to all the same duties of other drivers in Georgia with exception to the motorcycle specific provisions in this Chapter 6.
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Every person operating a motorcycle shall be granted all of the rights and shall be subject to all of the duties applicable to the driver of any other vehicle under this chapter except as to special regulations in this part and except as to those provisions of this chapter which by their nature can have no application.
HISTORY: Code 1933, § 68A-1301, enacted by Ga. L. 1974, p. 633, § 1; Ga. L. 1990, p. 2048, § 5.