LD 903 (subjects: TRAFFIC REGULATIONS , SIGNALS )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=903&PID=1456&snum=127
- Rep. Roberta Beavers of South Berwick: (D – District 2) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Wayne Parry of Arundel: (R – District 10) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Denise Harlow of Portland: (D – District 36) — e-mail
Rep. Catherine Nadeau of Winslow: (D – District 78) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. James Davitt of Hampden: (D – District 101) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Arthur Verow of Brewer: (D – District 128) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Ricky Long of Sherman: (R – District 145) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. David Miramant of Knox: (D – District 12) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Nathan Libby of Androscoggin: (D – District 21) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Bill Diamond of Cumberland: (D – District 26) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|3/12/2015||House||Committee on Transportation suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on TRANSPORTATION.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|3/12/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator Collins of York, REFERRED to the Committee on Transportation, in concurrence.|
|4/23/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Allow in Certain Circumstances Two-wheeled Vehicles To Proceed through Red Lights and Make Right Turns on Red in Contravention of Posted Prohibitions
Sec. 1. 29-A MRSA 2057, sub- 1, C, as repealed and replaced by PL 2003, c. 452, Pt. Q, 36 and affected by Pt. X, 2, is amended to read:
(1) The operator must stop and remain stationary until an indication to proceed is shown; or
(2) The operator may cautiously enter the intersection to make a right turn after stopping if:
(a) Not prohibited by an appropriate sign such as “NO RIGHT TURN ON RED”; and
(b) The operator executing a turn yields the right-of-way to pedestrians on a crosswalk and to a vehicle having a green signal at the intersection.
Sec. 2. 29-A MRSA 2057, sub- 1, C-3 is enacted to read:
This bill allows the operator of a motorcycle, moped or bicycle, including a motorized bicycle, motorized tricycle or motorized scooter, facing a steady and circular red light, after stopping for a reasonable amount of time, to proceed cautiously through the intersection before the light on the traffic-control device turns green if no other vehicles are present at the intersection to actuate the traffic-control device.
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This information about LD 903 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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