Title 41 Chapter 6a Section 705

Motor Vehicles
Traffic Code
Section 705
Passing upon right -- When permissible.

            

41-6a-705.   Passing upon right -- When permissible.

            (1) The operator of a vehicle may overtake and pass on the right of another vehicle only:

            (a) when the vehicle overtaken is making or preparing to make a left turn; or

            (b) on a roadway with unobstructed pavement of sufficient width for two or more lines of vehicles moving lawfully in the direction being traveled by the overtaking vehicle.

            (2) The operator of a vehicle may overtake and pass another vehicle on the right only under conditions permitting the movement with safety.

            (3) Except for a person operating a bicycle, the operator of a vehicle may not overtake and pass another vehicle if the movement is made by driving off the roadway.


Amended by Chapter 210, 2013 General Session