School bus stop arm violations.

Authors: Senator Eric Bassler, Senator Jon Ford, Senator James Arnold

Sponsors: Representative Matthew Ubelhor

Co-Sponsors: Representative Dennis Zent

Digest

Provides that a law enforcement officer may arrest a person when the officer has probable cause to believe that the person has committed a misdemeanor by recklessly passing a school bus when the arm signal device of the bus is in the extended position. (Current law requires the officer to have probable cause to believe that the person is committing or attempting to commit the misdemeanor in the officer's presence.)