MD HB214 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 17 2016 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2016-03-21 - First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requiring a driver of a motor vehicle that passes a bicycle, an EPAMD, or a motor scooter at a distance of less than 3 feet in accordance with a specified provision of law to slow to a reasonable and prudent speed that is safe for existing weather, road, and vehicular or pedestrian traffic conditions and does not endanger, impede, or interfere with the bicycle, EPAMD, motor scooter or other traffic; etc.

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Vehicle Laws - Passing Bicycles, Personal Mobility Devices, or Motor Scooters


Roll Calls

2016-03-15 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (114-24) (Y: 114 N: 24 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2016-03-21SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings
2016-03-17HouseThird Reading Passed (114-24)
2016-03-17HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2016-03-17HouseFavorable with Amendments {430614/1 Report Adopted
2016-03-17HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Environment and Transportation
2016-02-11HouseHearing 2/11 at 1:30 p.m.
2016-01-22HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments