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Section 257.614

MICHIGAN VEHICLE CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 300 of 1949


257.614 Flashing red or yellow signals; violation as civil infraction.

Sec. 614.

  (1) If flashing red or yellow signals are used, they shall require obedience by vehicular traffic as follows:
  (a) Flashing red (stop signal). When a red lens is illuminated by rapid intermittent flashes, drivers of vehicles shall stop before entering the nearest crosswalk at an intersection or at a limit line when marked and the right to proceed shall be subject to the rules applicable after making a stop at a stop sign.
  (b) Flashing yellow (caution signal). When a yellow lens is illuminated with rapid intermittent flashes, drivers of vehicles may proceed through the intersection or past the signal only with caution.
  (2) A person who violates this section is responsible for a civil infraction.


History: 1949, Act 300, Eff. Sept. 23, 1949 ;-- Am. 1978, Act 510, Eff. Aug. 1, 1979


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