No. S 246
Road Traffic Act
(Chapter 276)
Road Traffic (Bicycles) (Exemption) Order 2009
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 142 of the Road Traffic Act, the Minister for Home Affairs hereby makes the following Order:
1.  This Order may be cited as the Road Traffic (Bicycles) (Exemption) Order 2009.
2.  In this Order —
“bicycle” means a two-wheeled pedal cycle constructed or adapted for use as a means of conveyance but excludes a power-assisted bicycle;
“expressway” has the same meaning as in section 123A(12) of the Act;
“power-assisted bicycle” means a bicycle that is equipped with an electric motor and that may be propelled by muscular power or by the electric motor with which it is equipped, or by both;
“road” means any public road and any other road to which the public has access, and includes any bridge over which a road passes, but excludes an expressway.
3.  Rule 28 of the Road Traffic Rules (R 20) shall not apply to any person riding a bicycle on the footway of any road within the area specified in the Schedule from 1st June 2009 to 28th February 2010 (both dates inclusive).

Made this 29th day of May 2009.

Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Home Affairs,
[TP Vol. 1; AG/LEG/SL/276/2005/23 Vol. 1]