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HF 3577

as introduced - 86th Legislature (2009 - 2010) Posted on 03/09/2010 10:50am

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

Bill Text Versions

Engrossments
Introduction Posted on 03/09/2010

Current Version - as introduced

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A bill for an act
relating to traffic regulations; providing that pedestrian bypassing railroad signal
is unlawful; imposing a penalty; amending Minnesota Statutes 2008, section
169.26, by adding a subdivision.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1.

Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 169.26, is amended by adding a
subdivision to read:


new text begin Subd. 4. new text end

new text begin Pedestrians; penalty. new text end

new text begin (a) A pedestrian shall not pass through, around,
over, or under any crossing gate or barrier at a railroad grade crossing while the gate or
barrier is closed or is being opened or closed.
new text end

new text begin (b) A pedestrian shall not enter, remain upon, or traverse over a railroad track, grade
crossing, or pedestrian walkway crossing a railroad track when an audible bell or clearly
visible electric or mechanical signal device is operational and warning of the presence,
approach, passage, or departure of a railroad train.
new text end

new text begin (c) A person who violates this subdivision is subject to a fine of up to $100.
new text end