MD HB1263 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 7 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-14 - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Authorizing the driver of a vehicle to drive on the left side of the roadway in a no-passing zone to overtake and pass at a safe distance a pedestrian, a bicycle, an electric personal assistive mobility device (EPAMD), or a motor scooter traveling in the same direction if the vehicle is driven in accordance with certain provisions of law and the driver reasonably believes, based on certain conditions, that the adjustment does not endanger, impede, or interfere with another pedestrian or vehicle; etc.

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Vehicle Laws - Overtaking and Passing Bicycles, EPAMDs, or Motor Scooters



2020-03-14HouseUnfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation
2020-02-10HouseHearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-07HouseFirst Reading Environment and Transportation


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Transportation211209(n/a)See Bill Text
Transportation21305(n/a)See Bill Text
Transportation21307(n/a)See Bill Text

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