WVC 17 C- 7 - 7
§17C-7-7. Same -- No-passing zones; penalty.
(a) The commissioner of highways is hereby authorized to
determine those portions of any highway where overtaking and
passing or driving to the left of the roadway would be especially
hazardous and may by appropriate signs or markings on the roadway
indicate the beginning and end of such zones and when such signs or
markings are in place and clearly visible to an ordinarily
observant person every driver of a vehicle shall obey the
(b) Any person violating the provisions of this section is
guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be
fined not more than one hundred dollars; upon a second conviction
within one year thereafter, shall be fined not more than two
hundred dollars; and upon a third or subsequent conviction, shall
be fined not more than five hundred dollars.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2015 Regular Session
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