Florida Senate - 2014                          SENATOR AMENDMENT
       Bill No. CS for SB 696
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                 Floor: WD/2R          .                                
             04/28/2014 09:43 AM       .                                

       Senator Clemens moved the following:
    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    3         Before line 68
    4  insert:
    5         Section 1. Subsection (3) of section 316.081, Florida
    6  Statutes, is amended to read:
    7         316.081 Driving on right side of roadway; exceptions.—
    8         (3) On a road, street, or highway having two or more lanes
    9  allowing movement in the same direction, a driver may not
   10  continue to operate a motor vehicle at any speed which is more
   11  than 10 miles per hour slower than the posted speed limit in the
   12  furthermost left-hand lane if the driver knows or reasonably
   13  should know that he or she is being overtaken in that lane from
   14  the rear by a motor vehicle traveling at a higher rate of speed.
   15  This subsection does not apply to drivers operating a vehicle
   16  that is overtaking another vehicle proceeding in the same
   17  direction, or is preparing for a left turn at an intersection.
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   20  And the title is amended as follows:
   21         Between lines 2 and 3
   22  insert:
   23         amending s. 316.081, F.S.; deleting a provision that
   24         prohibits a driver from operating a motor vehicle
   25         slower than a specified speed in the furthermost left
   26         hand lane of certain roads, streets, or highways;