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HB 234: Motor vehicles; drivers stop at crosswalks with user activated rectangular rapid-flash beacons; require

Voted on Tuesday February 28, 2017

John Pezold's thoughts

This bill expands the code section of flashing traffic signals currently in place for pedestrians. This bill includes bicycles to cross the roadway at those devices and makes cars stop for bike riders - and of course adds that you cannot press the button unless you intend to cross.

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John Pezold's Vote

Vote Totals

The table below breaks down the total number of votes, and marks the majority vote.

Voted Total % Majority Vote?
Yea 165 91.7% Majority Vote
Nay 0 0%
Did not vote 9 5%
Excused 6 3.3%