Acts and Regulations

M-17 - Motor Vehicle Act

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120Whenever special pedestrian-control signals, exhibiting the words “Walk”, “Passez”, “Don’t Walk”, “Ne passez pas”, or “Wait”, “Attendez”, are in place such signals shall indicate as follows:
(a) “Walk”, “Passez”, — pedestrians facing such signal may proceed across the roadway in the direction of the signal and shall be given the right-of-way by the drivers of all vehicles, and
(b) “Don’t Walk”, “Ne passez pas”, or “Wait”, “Attendez”, — no pedestrian shall start to cross the roadway in the direction of such signal, but any pedestrian who has partially completed his crossing on the walk signal shall proceed to a sidewalk or safety island while the wait signal is showing.
1955, c.13, s.104; 1961-62, c.62, s.35