Transportation Alternatives encourages cyclists, pedestrians, and skaters
to know and follow the all applicable laws of the road. Rather than
attempt to list all the laws ourselves, we guide you to some relevant
One suggestion: print out a list of laws, and keep it in your bike bag. Then, if an officer
tries to ticket you for doing something that's not illegal, you have
something to point to. For more practical tips, see our Cycling:
Legal Advice section.
York State Government Information Locator Service
The NYS ILS provides a single point of access to information services
provided by New York State Government agencies, the State Legislature
and the Judiciary. The ILS is jointly operated by the New York State
Archives and Records Administration and the New York State Library.