HB0426

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Vehicle Laws - Bicycles and Motor Scooters - Use of Bike Lanes

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carr

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation


Synopsis:Repealing the requirement that a person operating a bicycle or motor scooter use a bike lane paved to a smooth surface under specified circumstances; and authorizing a person to operate a bicycle or motor scooter on a roadway, shoulder, or bike lane, regardless of whether there is a bike lane available.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Carr, Kaiser, Lam, Luedtke, Moon, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Narrow Subject(s):Bicycles
Highways
Motorcycles and Motor Scooters
Motor Vehicle Operation
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(21-1205.1, 21-1209)

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February 19, 2016 1:07 P.M.