Monthly Archives: September 2014

California’s 3 Foot Law takes effect

california electric bike law

A new California law takes effect this month stating that drivers stay at least 3 feet away from bicycles when passing or face a $35 fine.  $220 if a collision occurs. Electric bike riders are included. Cyclists have historically had the right to legally occupy a full lane on California roads. They are required to follow the same traffic …

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