Laws for Bicyclists and Motorists in the Presence of Bicycles: Rules of the Road, Chapter 4, pp. 102-104, Registry of Motor Vehicles
Detailed summary of bicycle laws with cites to laws
MGL c.6 § 116E Training for Law Enforcement in Bicycle Safety Enforcement
MGL c.82, §§ 35-36 Bike Paths
MGL c.85 § 11B Bicycles: rules for operation, helmets, other requirements. The Primary Bike Law
MGL c.85 § 11D Stores selling or renting bikes must display sign about helmet law. Renters must make helmets available.
MGL c.89 § 2 Rules for car passing bicycle
MGL c.90 § 1B-1E Motorized bicycles: operating regulations, complying with federal safety standards, and registration sticker.
MGL c.90 § 14 Rules for cars sharing the road with bicycles and others
MGL c.90E Bikeways
MGL c.266 § 41 Larceny of bicycles, 2d conviction
302 CMR 12 Rules of conduct on Department of Conservation and Recreation property.
720 CMR 9 Driving on State Highways. Includes provisions that apply to bicycles, such as yielding to pedestrians, and limitations on bicycle operation on certain roads
Bikes on the T, MBTA
Explains when and how you can bring your bike on the subway, commuter rail or bus
Bicycle transportation, Mass. Dept. of Transportation information on plans and initiatives supporting bicycle transportation.
Motor Vehicle Law and Practice , 4th ed. (Mass. Practice v.11), West, 2008 with supplement. Section 11.11: Bicycles.
Municipal Law and Practice , 5th ed.(Mass. Practice, v.18A), West, 2006 with supplement. Section 16.17: Bicycles
Consumer Law , 3d ed. (Mass. Practice v.35), West, 2010 with supplement. Section 7:112 – 7:114 recreational equipment – bicycles, helmets, motorized recreational vehicles.
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