Posted the: 2012-02-03 Numac: 2012014033 FEDERAL PUBLIC SERVICE mobility and transport January 10, 2012. -Act to amend the royal decree 1 December 1975 on general regulations police road traffic and the use of public roads, for the street bike in the code of the road (1) ALBERT II, King of the Belgians, to all, present and future, hi.
The Chambers have adopted and we endorse the following: Article 1. This Act regulates a matter referred to in article 78 of the Constitution.
2. in article 2 of the royal decree 1 December 1975 on general regulations the police road traffic and the use of the public highway, as last amended by the royal decree of 27 April 2007, inserted a 2.61, worded as follows: «2.61. «»
Bicycle Street": a street which is furnished as a bike route, in which specific behavior rules shall apply in respect cyclists, but in which motor vehicles are also allowed. A bicycle Street is indicated by a signal indicating its beginning and a signal indicating its end.".
S. 3. in title II of the same order, it is inserted an article 22novies, worded as follows: «art.» 22novies. Circulation paths streets.
Bicycle streets, the cyclist may use the full width of the highway when it is open to direction and half in width on the right side when it is open to both sense of movement.
Any bicycle Street is accessible to motor vehicles. They may not, however, exceed cyclists. The speed can never be greater than 30 km/h.'.
S. 4. the King is responsible to provide, in the royal decree of 1 December 1975 on general regulations on road traffic and the use of the highway police, within six months following the entry into force of this Act, two signals indicating the beginning and the end of the bicycle Street defined in section 2 of this Act respectively.
It can amend, repeal or replace the provisions amended by this Act.
Promulgate this Act, order that it be under the seal of the State and published by le Moniteur.
Given in Brussels, January 10, 2012.
ALBERT by the King: the Minister of the Interior, Ms. J. MILQUET the Secretary of State for mobility, M. WATHELET Scellé of the seal of the State: the Minister of Justice, Ms. A. TURTELBOOM _ Note (1) Parliamentary References: records of the House of representatives: 53-1403-2010/2011: No. 1: Bill of Ms. Temmerman.
No. 2: Addendum Nos. 3 and 4: amendments N ° 5: report No. 6: text adopted by the commission N ° 7: text adopted in plenary meeting and transmitted to the Senate.
Full report: July 20, 2011.
The Senate documents: 5-1193-2011/2012: No. 1: project not referred by the Senate.