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2018 Regular Session



Vehicle Laws - Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons

Sponsored by:

Delegate Parrott


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Authorizing the use of a pedestrian hybrid beacon at certain locations; defining "pedestrian hybrid beacon" as a traffic control signal placed at a crosswalk that utilizes a combination of steady and flashing lights and is pedestrian-activated; authorizing the State Highway Administration or a local jurisdiction to install a modified pedestrian hybrid beacon in accordance with certain standards; requiring the Administration to update certain standards to incorporate certain information by December 31, 2018; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Parrott
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Highway Administration, State
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Traffic Regulation
Statutes:Article - Transportation

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February 24, 2018 12:11 P.M.