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Driving on right half of highway required; exceptions; additional penalty for violation committed in work zone. NRS 484.291
1. Upon all highways of sufficient width a vehicle must be driven upon the right half of the highway, except as follows:
(a) When overtaking and passing another vehicle proceeding in the same direction under the laws governing such movements;
(b) When the right half of the highway is closed to traffic;
(c) Upon a highway divided into three lanes for traffic under the laws applicable thereon;
(d) Upon a highway designated and posted for one-way traffic; or
(e) When the highway is not of sufficient width.
2. A person who violates any provision of this section may be subject to the additional penalty set forth in NRS 484.3667.
This Nevada Statute requires drivers to drive on the right side of the roadway and provides exceptions to this rule. A driver who violates this statute may be deemed by the court to have committed “negligence per se”.
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