A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO ALLOW THE DRIVER OF A VEHICLE TO OVERTAKE AND PASS SLOWER MOVING VEHICLES ON PORTIONS OF THE HIGHWAY WHICH ARE MARKED BY SIGNS, MARKERS, OR MARKINGS PLACED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION STATING OR CLEARLY INDICATING THAT PASSING SHOULD NOT BE ATTEMPTED.
Amends GS 20-150(e) adding an exception that the driver of a vehicle may overtake and pass a stopped vehicle or slower moving vehicle in areas marked no passing. Includes in the definition of "slower moving vehicle" farm vehicles, trash collection vehicles, mail delivery vehicles, mopeds, bicycles, and other vehicles operating at least 10 miles per hour below the posted speed limit.
Effective December 1, 2013.
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