Motorized scooters are considered motor vehicles pursuant to New Jersey statute 39:1-1. These scooters are not permitted on the sidewalk or roadway at any time. Private property use is permitted but the New Jersey statutes that pertain to private property still apply. Those in violation are subject to summonses and impoundment of the scooter. Violations can effect an operators drivers license and may result in monetary fines. Juveniles are also subject to summonses and fines whether they have a driver’s license or not.