Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:
§ 15.2-919. Regulation of motorcycle, moped, or motorized skateboard or scooter noise.
Any locality may, by ordinance, regulate noise from a
motorcycle, moped, or motorized skateboard or scooter, as defined in §
§ 46.2-1050. Mufflers on motorcycles.
It shall be unlawful for any person to operate or cause to be operated any motorcycle not equipped with a muffler or other sound dissipative device in good working order and in constant operation. Motorcycles shall use a muffler system in good working order that meets the federal standards under 40 C.F.R § 205.166.
No person shall remove or render inoperative, or cause to be removed or rendered inoperative, other than for purposes of maintenance, repair or replacement, any muffler or sound dissipative device on a motorcycle.