REQUIRED NUMBER OF OPERATING BRAKE LIGHTS.

View NCGA Bill Details2015-2016 Session
Senate Bill 90 (Public) Filed Wednesday, February 18, 2015
AN ACT TO CLARIFY THAT MOTOR VEHICLES MUST HAVE AT LEAST ONE WORKING STOP LAMP ON EACH SIDE OF THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE AND TO MAKE OTHER CLARIFYING CHANGES.
Intro. by Cook.

Status: Ch. SL 2015-31 (Senate Action) (May 21 2015)
S 90/S.L. 2015-31

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: May 21 2015 - More information

    AN ACT TO CLARIFY THAT MOTOR VEHICLES MUST HAVE AT LEAST ONE WORKING STOP LAMP ON EACH SIDE OF THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE AND TO MAKE OTHER CLARIFYING CHANGES. Enacted May 21, 2015. Effective October 1, 2015.


  • Summary date: May 12 2015 - More information

    House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.

    Amends the effective date to provide that the act becomes effective October 1, 2015, and applies to offenses committed on or after that date (previously, was effective when the act becomes law). 


  • Summary date: Feb 18 2015 - More information

    Amends GS 20-129 to prohibit selling or operating a vehicle, or any motorcycle or motor-driven cycle, manufactured after December 31, 1970, unless it has a stop lamp on each side of the rear of the vehicle. Requires the lamps to emit, reflect, or display a red or amber light visible from no less than 100 feet to the rear, and requires it to be actuated by foot brake. Makes conforming changes to GS 20-129.1 (additional lighting equipment required on certain vehicles).


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