32-20-6.6 Carrying firearm on motorcycle or off-road vehicle--Exception for holder of concealed pist...
Carrying firearm on motorcycle or off-road vehicle--Exception for holder of
concealed pistol permit or disabled hunter permit--Enforcement--Violation as misdemeanor.
person, other than a law enforcement officer or conservation officer, or any person on the person's
own land or land leased by the person, may operate or ride on any motorcycle or off-road vehicle
with any firearm in the person's possession unless the firearm is completely unloaded and within a
carrying case which encloses the entire firearm. However, this section does not apply to any person
who is carrying a pistol and possesses a permit to carry a concealed pistol issued pursuant to chapter
23-7. This section does not apply to any person who holds a permit issued pursuant to § 41-8-37
while engaged in hunting from an off-road vehicle in accordance with the provisions of the permit.
This section shall be enforced by all law enforcement officers including conservation officers. A
violation of this section is a Class 2 misdemeanor.
Source: SL 1972, ch 178; SL 1989, ch 255, § 99; SL 1996, ch 203; SL 1999, ch 160, § 1; SL 2003,
ch 224, § 2.