Motorcycle Lane-Splitting Bill Dies in Nevada Senate
A proposal to make Nevada the first state in the nation to legalize motorcycle lane splitting was recently denied in the state Senate.
The proposed Bill would have allowed motorcycles to drive in-between cars under certain road conditions. So long as traffic was stopped and the motorcycle did not go faster than 10 mph, the Bill would have legalized lane splitting. Proponents said the legislation would make it safer for motorcyclists to ride in heavy traffic. A few key points in support of the bill: