House Bill 33

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Last Action signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 38)
Title AN ACT relating to the overtaking of bicycles on a roadway.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 1
Sponsors J. Miller, J. DuPlessis, R. Huff, C. Miller, R. Palumbo, J. Richards, S. Westrom
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 189.300 to provide that the operator of any vehicle moving upon a highway is to keep to the right unless signage or markings indicate otherwise; amend KRS 189.340 to require vehicles overtaking bicycles to pass at a distance of at least three feet; provide that if there is not a minimum distance of three feet available, the passing vehicle is to use reasonable caution; specify when a motor vehicle may pass a bicycle to the left of the center of a roadway.
Index Headings of Original Version Highways, Streets, and Bridges - Bicycles overtaken on roadway, distance to maintain
Motor Vehicles - Bicycles overtaken on roadway, distance to maintain
Safety - Bicycles overtaken on roadway, distance to maintain
Transportation - Bicycles overtaken on roadway, distance to maintain
Proposed Amendments Senate Committee Substitute 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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08/16/17
  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
01/02/18
  • introduced in House
  • to Transportation (H)
02/02/18
  • posted in committee
02/06/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
02/07/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/08/18
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 9, 2018
02/09/18
  • 3rd reading, passed 73-3
02/12/18
  • received in Senate
02/14/18
  • to Transportation (S)
03/07/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
03/08/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 12, 2018
03/12/18
  • 3rd reading, passed 36-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
03/13/18
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)
03/14/18
  • posted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute
03/16/18
  • House concurred in Senate Committee Substitute (1)
  • passed 78-5
03/19/18
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
03/29/18
  • signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 38)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Summary Amend KRS 189.340 to provide that bicycle operators shall not ride more than two abreast in a highway lane unless roadway is marked exclusively for bicycle use.
Index Headings Highways, Streets, and Bridges - Bicycles overtaken on roadway, distance to maintain
Motor Vehicles - Bicycles overtaken on roadway, distance to maintain
Safety - Bicycles overtaken on roadway, distance to maintain
Transportation - Bicycles overtaken on roadway, distance to maintain

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