ST. PAUL (AP) -- Starting Wednesday, Minnesota residents who get a DWI while driving a car won't be able to drive an ATV or snowmobile with impunity anymore.

That legal change is among several new laws due to take effect on Aug. 1.

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The revised DWI law closes what lawmakers say was a loophole that let people keep their off-road privileges even if they got a DWI in a motor vehicle. It also bars a person who gets a DWI in any vehicle from driving a motorboat for a 90-day period between May 1 and Oct. 31.

The law is dubbed ``Little Alan's Law'' for 8-year-old Alan Geisenkoetter Jr.

Alan was killed in January when he was hit by a snowmobile driven by a man whose driver's license had been revoked for previous DWI offenses.