Motor and Other Vehicles

Starting, Stopping, and Turns

SECTION 31-16-7

§ 31-16-7. Signaling of stops.

No person shall stop or suddenly decrease the speed of a vehicle without first giving an appropriate signal in the manner described in this chapter to the driver of any vehicle immediately to the rear when there is opportunity to give the signal. Violations of this section are subject to fines enumerated in § 31-41.1-4.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1950, ch. 2595, art. 27, § 4; G.L. 1956, § 31-16-7; P.L. 2002, ch. 292, § 111.)