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CS/HB 117: Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety

GENERAL BILL by Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee ; Stone ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Hahnfeldt ; Jacobs ; Killebrew ; McClain ; Stark ; Watson, C.

Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety; Revises & provides requirements for driver of motor vehicle overtaking bicycle, pedestrian, or nonmotorized vehicle; requires DHSMV to provide awareness campaign & include information in certain educational materials regarding certain safety precautions; revises requirements for turning at intersections; revises & provides requirements for persons riding bicycles in groups; requires Class E driver license examination to address bicycle & pedestrian safety; provides penalties.

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 3/10/2018 House - Died on Calendar
Bill Text: PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    8/31/2017 House • Filed
    9/6/2017 House • Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee; Government Accountability Committee -HJ 20
    1/5/2018 House • On Committee agenda-- Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee, 01/09/18, 1:00 pm, Reed Hall
    1/9/2018 House • Introduced -HJ 20
    • CS by Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 320
    1/12/2018 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
    • CS by Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 337
    1/16/2018 House • Now in Government Accountability Committee -HJ 345
    2/9/2018 House • On Committee agenda-- Government Accountability Committee, 02/13/18, 3:00 pm, Morris Hall
    2/13/2018 House • Favorable by- Government Accountability Committee; YEAS 22 NAYS 0 -HJ 593
    • Placed on Calendar -HJ 593
    3/10/2018 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died on Calendar

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  • CS/HB 117, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/12/2018 at 8:12 AM

    Bill Text:   PDF
    Analyses:   Government Accountability Committee (Post-Meeting) 2/13/2018 (pdf)

    Citations - Statutes (8)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    212.05 Sales, storage, use tax. Page 11 (pdf)
    316.003 Definitions. Page 2 (pdf)
    316.083 Overtaking and passing a vehicle. Page 3 (pdf)
    316.0875 No-passing zones. Page 4 (pdf)
    316.151 Required position and method of turning at intersections. Page 6 (pdf)
    316.2065 Bicycle regulations. Page 8 (pdf)
    322.12 Examination of applicants. Page 10 (pdf)
    655.960 Definitions; ss. 655.960-655.965. Page 12 (pdf)

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  • HB 117, Original Filed Version Posted 8/31/2017 at 1:18 PM

    Bill Text:   PDF
    Analyses:   Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 1/11/2018 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    S 116 Operation of Vehicles Baxley Identical Last Action: 3/10/2018 S Died in Transportation

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    063613 - Strike All Amendment
    Remove everything after the enacting clause and insert:
    Stone 1/8/2018
    5:02 PM
    Adopted without Objection

    Citations - Statutes (1)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    316.126 Operation of vehicles and actions of pedestrians on approach of an authorized emergency, sanitation, or utility service vehicle. Page 1 (pdf)

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