Motor and Other Vehicles

Operators' and Chauffeurs' Licenses

SECTION 31-10-22

§ 31-10-22. Road test. [Effective until January 1, 2018.].

All applicants for a motor vehicle license shall pass a motor vehicle road test as prescribed by the administrator of the division of motor vehicles in a motor vehicle supplied by the applicant or in a dual controlled motor vehicle supplied by the state. In the case of the examination for a chauffeur to operate a truck, tractor, trailer, tractor semi-trailer, bus, or other vehicle for hire or a person who will operate only a vehicle equipped with automatic shift or a person who is disabled and requires the use of a specially equipped motor vehicle, those persons shall be examined in vehicles furnished by them. At the option of any person who is disabled, the road test shall be administered by the local office of the division of motor vehicles nearest that person's home. A fee of twenty-five dollars ($25) shall be charged for all road tests, including repeat road tests, following failure of a road test.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1950, ch. 2595, art. 15, § 11; G.L. 1956, § 31-10-19; G.L. 1956, § 31-10-22; P.L. 1962, ch. 204, § 1; P.L. 1987, ch. 93, § 1; P.L. 1999, ch. 83, § 69; P.L. 1999, ch. 130, § 69; P.L. 2010, ch. 23, art. 9, § 6.)