Motorized Scooter in a Bike Lane
John asked: I have an electric motorized scooter. It
has no seat or paddles. Its maximum speed is 18.6 mph. Does it require a
I know I’m not allowed to ride it on the road or sidewalk but is it allowed to drive it on the bicycle lane?
Good on you for knowing the law about motorized scooters. That applies whether or not you have a driver’s license. More on that here,
You are missing one point though. As indicated in the link above, a bike lane is part of the roadway.
Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices
23. Bicycle Lane—a portion of a roadway that has been designated for preferential or exclusive use by bicyclists by pavement markings and, if used, signs.