- A cyclist stopped by a police officer must give his name and address.
- A police officer witnessing a traffic violation by a cyclist should use the same procedure (MGL c.90C) in issuing a citation as that for motor vehicles.
- A citation issued will not affect a cyclist's driving record.
- If a cyclist is under 16, the notice may be given to the parent or guardian.
Friday, December 31, 2010
New Bicycle Law Effective Tomorrow
MGL c.85, § 11E, governing traffic citations for bicyclists, becomes effective on January 1, 2011. The law provides:
Posted by Meg at 11:27 AM