Motor and Other Vehicles

Size, Weight, and Load Limits

SECTION 31-25-18

§ 31-25-18. Weighing of suspected overweight vehicles.

Any proper officer having reason to believe that the weight of a vehicle and load is unlawful is authorized to require the driver to stop and submit to a weighing of the vehicle and load by means of either portable or stationary scales, and may require that the vehicle be driven to the nearest available stationary scales.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1950, ch. 2595, art. 35, § 10; G.L. 1956, § 31-25-18.)