Senate Bill No. 86

Introduced By crismore

By Request of the State Auditor

A Bill for an Act entitled: An Act clarifying the rule of right-of-way at an intersection; and amending section

61-8-339, MCA.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Montana:

Section 1.  Section 61-8-339, MCA, is amended to read:

"61-8-339.   Vehicle approaching or entering intersection. (1) When two or more vehicles enter or approach an intersection from different highways at approximately the same time, the driver of the vehicle on the left shall yield the right-of-way to the vehicle on the right all vehicles approaching from the right that are close enough to constitute an immediate hazard.

(2)  The right-of-way rule declared in subsection (1) is modified at through highways and otherwise as stated in this chapter."