Existing law does not require a person driving a motor vehicle passing a person on a bicycle to stay a certain distance from the bicyclist until he or she has safely overtaken the bicycle
This bill would require the operator to maintain a distance of at least a three feet when passing a person on a bicycle and provide for civil penalties when a violation of the act causes serious physical injury or death to another person
Relating to motor vehicles; to require a motor vehicle passing a person on a bicycle to keep a distance of at least three feet; and to provide civil penalties when a violation of this act causes serious physical injury or death to another person.
|April 14, 2010||Indefinitely Postponed|
|January 28, 2010||Read for the second time and placed on the calendar|
|January 12, 2010||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Public Safety|
|Bill Text||HB96 Alabama 2010 Session - Introduced|