2009 Regular Session


File Code: Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 877
Sponsored By:
Senators Stone, Astle, Dyson, Gladden, Glassman, Haines, Harris, Klausmeier, Kramer, and Mooney
Vehicle Laws - Motorcycle at a Red Signal - Affirmative Defense


Providing an affirmative defense for the operator of a motorcycle to the charge of entering or crossing an intersection against a red traffic signal in violation of specified provisions of law; and establishing specified elements to the affirmative defense.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator Larry E. Haines, District 5
Senator Andrew P. Harris, District 7
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Rona E. Kramer, District 14
Senator Alexander X. Mooney, District 3

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Traffic Regulations

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 11-168 , 21-201 , 21-202 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered