MD SB553 | 2021 | Regular Session

Note: Carry Foward to future HB137


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 26 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-02-05 - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Prohibiting a vehicle facing a circular green signal, a green arrow signal, or a steady yellow signal from entering an intersection if the vehicle is unable to completely proceed through the intersection; establishing certain exceptions to the prohibition; prohibiting a police officer from issuing a citation for a violation of the Act unless the approach to the intersection has certain signage installed notifying the public that a vehicle may not make a movement at the intersection that violates the Act's provisions; etc.

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Vehicle Laws - Intersections - Prohibited Acts



2021-02-05SenateHearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-02-05SenateHearing canceled
2021-01-27SenateHearing 2/16 at 1:30 p.m.
2021-01-26SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings

Same As/Similar To

SB553 (Carry Over) 2021-02-05 - Hearing 2/16 at 1:00 p.m.
HB311 (Crossfiled) 2021-02-16 - Referred Judicial Proceedings


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Transportation21202(n/a)See Bill Text

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