Laws and Ordinances
|Billings Bicycle Codes
||State Bicycle and Pedestrian Laws
Sec. 24-601. - Parking.
(b)No person shall leave a bicycle unsecured in a public place.
(c) "Unsecured bicycle" shall be defined as an unattended bicycle which does not have an independent locking device affixed thereto in a manner so as to deter theft of the bicycle.
Sec. 24-602. - Riding on sidewalks.
(b) Whenever any person is riding a bicycle upon a sidewalk, such person shall yield the right-of-way to any pedestrian.
Sec. 24-605. - Protective bicycle helmets shall be worn.
(b) It is unlawful for any parent or legal guardian of a person under sixteen (16) years of age to permit such person to operate or be a passenger on a bicycle or on any attachment to a bicycle upon a way unless at all times when the person is so engaged he or she wears a protective bicycle helmet of good fit, which is securely fastened to such person's head.
Sec. 24-603. - Impoundment.
(b) There shall be a fee as prescribed from time to time by council resolution before any impounded unlicensed bicycle is returned to the owner, and in addition if the person resides within the city limits the bicycle must be licensed.
|Billings Pedestrian Codes
Sec. 24-802. - Use of Crosswalks in business district only.