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2012 Rhode Island General Laws
Title 31 - Motor and Other vehicles
Chapter 31-18 - Pedestrians
Chapter 31-18-12 - Hitchhiking in road.
RI Gen L § 31-18-12 (2012) What's This?
§ 31-18-12 Hitchhiking in road. No person shall stand in a roadway for the purpose of soliciting a ride from the driver of any vehicle. Violations of this section are subject to fines enumerated in § 31-41.1-4.
History of Section.
(P.L. 1950, ch. 2595, art. 29, § 6; G.L. 1956, § 31-18-12; P.L. 2002, ch. 292, § 113.)
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