You must be at least 16 years old with a valid learner's permit or driver's license to operate a moped or motorized bike. NOTE: If the vehicle can travel faster than 30 MPH but no faster than 40 MPH, the MA RMV might qualify it as a limited use motorcycle. Restrictions when operating a moped and motorized scooters. You cannot be under 16 years of age. You must have a valid license or permit. Mopeds should not drive at a speed greater than 25 miles per hour. e) Motorized bicycle operators are subject to all state traffic laws and regulations except: . 'moped') is defined as a pedal bicycle which has a helper motor, or a . 7 juil. 2017 - You can't drive faster than 25 miles per hour. You also must be at least 16 years old and have a valid driver's license or learner's permit. You need to register your motorized bicycle with the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles. You also must have a valid registration sticker on the bike. Moped and Scooter Laws Explained! #gpdmass There have been questions on the moped/scooter laws so we will post a thread about them. Please read this. The state of Massachusetts does NOT require electric bikes to be registered if they meet the definition of a 'low-speed electric bicycle' under Federal law (i.e., . The RMV law clearly states that Scooters are a limited use vehichle. . the scoop) since I've got a 150cc which in MA is a no-avoiding-it Motorcycle class vehicle. A motorized scooter shall not be operated on any way by a person not possessing a valid driver's license or learner's permit, nor at a speed in excess of 20 miles . The Massachusetts RMV does not register motorized scooters because they are not recognized . Operators are subject to all state traffic laws and regulations. 29 août 2014 - Massachusetts law about motorized bicycles is a confused and disorganized mess. I'll delineate the problems and make recommendations .