740. Prevention of accidents to children in agriculture.

Subject to the following provision, no person may cause or permit a child under the age of 13 years1 to ride on a:

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    (1)     tractor2;

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    (2)     self-propelled agricultural3 machine;

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    (3)     trailer4;

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    (4)     machine or agricultural implement mounted in whole or in part on, or towed or propelled by, a tractor or other vehicle;

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    (5)     machine or agricultural implement drawn by an animal,

while it is being used in the course of agricultural operations or is going to or from the site of such operations5. This does not, however, apply to a trailer in circumstances where the child rides on its