Bicycle bills clear House

6:38 am
Thu October 17, 2013

Bicycle bills clear House

Lead in text: 
New turn signal, safety measures approved
LANSING, MI -- Michigan lawmakers are looking to boost bicycle safety by updating an outdated road rule and enhancing penalties for irresponsible motorists who injure or kill someone on a bike. The state House on Tuesday unanimously approved legislation that would provide road cyclists with an alternative legal method to signal an impending right turn.