2017 Arkansas Code
Title 27 - Transportation
Subtitle 2 - Motor Vehicle Registration and Licensing
Chapter 16 - Driver's Licenses Generally
Subchapter 6 - Licensing Requirements
§ 27-16-603. Persons exempted from licensing

Universal Citation: AR Code § 27-16-603 (2017)
  • The following persons are exempt from licensing under this chapter:
    • (1) A person who operates a motor vehicle for a military purpose:
      • (A) While in the service of the:
        • (i) United States Army, United States Air Force, United States Navy, United States Coast Guard, or United States Marine Corps; or
        • (ii) National Guard and reserve components of the armed forces; or
      • (B) While serving as a National Guard military technician;
    • (2) Any person while operating or driving any road machine, farm tractor, or implement of husbandry temporarily operated or moved on a highway;
    • (3) A nonresident who is at least sixteen (16) years of age and who has in his or her immediate possession a valid noncommercial driver's license issued to him or her in his or her home state or country may operate a motor vehicle in this state only as a noncommercial driver;
    • (4) A nonresident who is at least eighteen (18) years of age and who has in his or her immediate possession a valid commercial driver's license issued to him or her by his or her home state or country may operate a motor vehicle in this state as a noncommercial driver or may operate a commercial motor vehicle as provided by § 27-23-123; and
    • (5) Any nonresident who is at least eighteen (18) years of age whose home state or country does not require the licensing of noncommercial drivers may operate a motor vehicle as a noncommercial driver only, for a period of not more than ninety (90) days in any calendar year, if the motor vehicle so operated is duly registered in the home state or country of the nonresident.
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