§ 40.212  EQUIPMENT
   (A)   Every bicycle when in use at night time shall be equipped with a lamp on the front which shall emit a white light visible from a distance of at least five hundred (500) feet to the front and with a red reflector on the rear of a type which shall be visible from all distances from fifty (50) to three hundred (300) feet to the rear when directly in front of lawful upper beams of headlamps on a motor vehicle.  A lamp emitting a red light visible from a distance of five hundred (500) feet to the rear may be used in addition to the red reflector.
   (B)   Every bicycle shall be equipped with a brake which will enable the operator to make the braked wheel skid on dry, level, clean pavement.
Penalty, see § 40.999
                       
Statutory reference:
   Bicycle riders and bicycles complying with state safety regulations except from municipal regulations as to safety equipment, see KRS 189.287