LB 716 Final Copy

Posted on May 3, 2016 · Posted in General

Here is the final copy of LB 716, as amended:   LB716_Final

The big change came in a late amendment from Senator Bloomfield:

“A bicyclist riding a bicycle on a sidewalk or across a roadway or shoulder in a crosswalk shall have all the rights and duties applicable to a pedestrian under the same circumstances but shall yield the right-of-way to pedestrians.”

This new law take effect 90 days after it was signed, which is July 19.