HB 316 - Uniform rules of the road; central turn lane (2)

First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 6 of Chapter 6 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to turning, starting, and signaling with respect to the uniform rules of the road, so as to provide that whenever a highway or roadway has a central lane in which traffic may enter from either direction for the purposes of making a left turn, no vehicle shall be driven into such central lane except for the purpose of making a left turn, and no vehicle shall enter into such central lane at a location which is more than 200 feet from the location where the vehicle will turn left; and for other purposes.

Williams, Jeffrey L (83rd) Benefield, Jimmy W (96th) Snelling, Bob (99th)
Dobbs, Denny M (92nd)
Full Text HC: MotV SC:
F/R: 01/30/97 L/A: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
Code Sections Amended: 40
House Action Senate
1/30/97 Read 1st Time
1/31/97 Read 2nd Time
2/25/97 Favorably Reported
Sub Committee Amend/Sub
3/28/97 Recommitted

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 40-6-126

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/20/98