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NRS 486.351 Unlawful passing; driving abreast; prohibition on driving in extreme left lane; exceptions.

1.  A person, except a police officer in the performance of his or her duty, shall not drive a motorcycle or moped between moving or stationary vehicles occupying adjacent traffic lanes.

2.  Except as provided in subsection 3, a person shall not drive a motorcycle, moped or trimobile abreast of or overtake or pass another vehicle within the same traffic lane.

3.  Motorcycles and mopeds may, with the consent of the drivers, be operated no more than two abreast in a single traffic lane.

4.  A person, except a police officer in the performance of his or her duty, driving a moped shall, except:

(a) When preparing to turn left as provided in subsection 5;

(b) When doing so would not be safe; or

(c) In compliance with the directions of a police officer,

Ê drive in the extreme right-hand lane if the highway has two or more clearly marked lanes for traffic traveling in the same direction in which the driver is traveling.

5.  A person driving a moped as required pursuant to subsection 4 who is preparing to turn left may enter the lane from which the left turn will be made not more than one-quarter of a mile from where the left turn will be made.

(Added to NRS by 1971, 1470; A 1975, 1084; 1979, 857; 2017, 629)

Types of Tickets we Handle

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  • Aggressive driving
  • Boulder City Justice Court Traffic Tickets
  • Boulder City Municipal Court Traffic Tickets
  • Bunkerville Justice Court Traffic Tickets
  • Commercial driver’s license tickets
  • Careless driving
  • Disobeying a signal
  • Disobeying a sign
  • Disregarding a red light
  • Disregarding a stop sign
  • Driver License Suspended
  • Driver License Revoked
  • Driving with a suspended license
  • Driving under the influence
  • Exhibition of Power
  • Failure to Yield
  • Failure to appear in court
  • Failure to control speed
  • Following too closely
  • Goodsprings Justice Court Traffic Tickets
  • Henderson Traffic Tickets
  • Laughlin Justice Court Traffic Tickets
  • Las Vegas Justice Court Traffic Tickets
  • Las Vegas Municipal Court Traffic Tickets
  • Las Vegas speeding ticket
  • Metro Police Traffic Tickets
  • Minor in possession of alcohol
  • Moving violations
  • Nevada Highway Patrol / NHP
  • North Las Vegas Traffic Tickets
  • North Las Vegas Justice Court Traffic Tickets
  • North Las Vegas Municipal Court Traffic Tickets
  • No child safety seat
  • No liability insurance
  • No Proof Of Insurance
  • No Registration
  • No seat belt
  • No U-turn
  • Obey traffic control devices
  • Open container of alcohol
  • Passing stopped school bus
  • Racing (exhibition of speed)
  • Reckless driving
  • Speeding
  • Talking on Cell Phone
  • Texting While Driving
  • Tinted windows
  • Traffic accident
  • Traffic citation
  • Traffic violations
  • Traffic Warrant
  • Unpaid traffic tickets
  • Vehicle inspection violations
  • Warrant issue for arrest
FY 2017 NV Justice Courts, Total DIsposed Traffic Cases*
FY 2017 NV Municipal Courts, Total Disposed Traffic Cases*
FY 2016 Pedestrian Fatalities in Traffic Accidents**
FY 2016 Traffic Fatalities**

Source: Uniform System for Judicial Records, Nevada AOC, Research and Statistics Unit.*
Nevada Office of Traffic Safety FFY 2016 Annual Performance Report**