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ATV no title but bill of sale

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What happens if a trooper pulls you over while riding an atv with no title but a bill of sale? If they ran the vin it wouldn't come up stolen, but would anything happen due to it not being registered?
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title?
you bought it from someone that didn't have the title only a bill of sale?
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ATV
Where are you riding it?
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title
No I haven't, I was kind of trying to weigh the pros and con's because from what I heard you don't really need the title if the Vin is clear
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where
Just anywhere mostly for mud riding purposes
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ATV
A Trooper will not pull you over unless you are on a highway. If you are off road, you will be fine. If the VIN is ran and it doesn't come back with an NCIC hit, you will not be messed with. You put it on a highway and it won't matter if it is registered or not, you will get some reading material lol.
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lol
Thanks a lot man lol you don't know how long it has taken me to get a real answer
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ATV
I'm not saying you don't have to have it registered. Honestly, I do not know that law. I will look it up tomorrow and check. I do know that if you put it on a highway, if you get caught, it won't end well, registered or not.
What I am saying is the vast majority of officers will not hound you if it is not registered UNLESS you are doing something else illegal. I don't know if anyone re-registers their bikes after it expires the first time. I didn't.
I'm not speaking for all police officers but if I have to deal with someone on an atv, that is NOT on a highway, I may run the VIN, I may not. But I would never check for registration, unless it is a new model and should have the first registration that the dealership filed.
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Registration
OK, here is what I have found out.
First off, if you would like to check for yourself, look at Louisiana Revised Statutes 32.1, 32.53, 32.55, 32.299, 32.299.1, and 32.299.2. Those are the statutes deealing with registrations, and what vehicles can be on highways etc.

Now, after not finding anything specific in those statutes, I called someone high up for the Office of Motor Vehicles. They said that an Off-Road Vehicle is not road worthy so there really is no reason to have it registered because it is illegal to put one on the road. It is mainly registered the first time after it is bought as a way to collect taxes for the Office of Motor Vehicles. They also said that an ATV is not considered a true motor vehicle.

I guess the bottom line is there is no black and white law stating you have to do this or you do not have to do that. All I know is 99.99% of people do not register their bikes after it expires the 1st time. And I have never, nor have I ever heard of an Officer, writing someone for not having their bike registered.
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title
Ok thanks a lot for the information you provided. I couldn't find anything online that's why I decided to post. I'm sure others will be able to use this. Thanks again!
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all about the money
as long as you stay out of places and situations that you are not suppose to be in you should be ok ----- there was no registration on older bikes , I am not sure but think it was around 2002 when they really pushed it hard ------ if you ever what to ride on some of the privately owned bike trails/camp grounds , you will need a registration no matter how old the bike is , you can get a older bike registered for a fee ------ messing up can get costly , I know a few people who have had they bikes taken from them till they went to court because they couldn't produce registration , my buddy paided $750 in tickets , tow fee , storage fees , court cost , judges' retirement fee and all the other fees they piled on , to get back the bike which cost him $1,200 when he bought it , riding on the black top and no registration was his crimes
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