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Relating to motor vehicle accidents involving a pedestrian or other vulnerable road use within the area of a crosswalk; creating a criminal offense.
No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
HB 2081 would create a Class A misdemeanor if a person with criminal negligence operates a motor vehicle within the area of a crosswalk that causes bodily injury to a pedestrian or person operating a bicycle, motor-assisted scooter, electronic personal assistive mobility device, neighborhood electric vehicle, or a golf cart.
Texas Action is neutral on HB 2081.