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Mar 5th 2021, 05:55 AM   #1
 
  Jan 2016
  Gig Harbor

  BMW F650GS / BMW R12R
Lane splitting legalized in Montana

New law will be effective in October according to this article.

https://jalopnik.com/montana-has-leg...ing-1846409799
Mar 5th 2021, 07:47 AM   #2
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  Feb 2016
  Gig Harbor

Montana has traffic?
Mar 5th 2021, 09:10 AM   #3
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  Jan 2016
  Hazel Dell, Wa

  Multistrada Pikes Peak, VFR800, VStrom 650, TE 610
It blows me away that OR & WA can decriminalize schedule 1 drugs yet not allow lane splitting/lane sharing/lane filtering. SB574 is up for discussion in OR but dollars to donuts it gets voted down. Mark my words. We can allow people to kill themselves with drugs and screw up their minds, but we won't allow you to pass other cars.

Fuck me runnin'.
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Mar 5th 2021, 10:17 AM   #4
 
  Jan 2016
  Gig Harbor

  BMW F650GS / BMW R12R
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Originally Posted by alienbogey
Montana has traffic?
Well, there’s probably one stop light in Billings where it might be occasionally helpful to filter up to the intersection while waiting for it to change.
Mar 5th 2021, 02:36 PM   #5
 
  May 2016
  PDX

  2016 ZX-10R; 2017 Z900
Well, three cheers for MT! Now with UT & CA also allowing lane sharing the encroachment on OR continues. A few years ago when we last toured MT, it would have been great to have lane sharing legal. Running into Bozeman from Yellowstone there was sure some traffic that deserved splitting!

Along with the schedule 1 drugs, to stand tall on repeated challenges to Death with Dignity..

Yet because ODOT & the Interstate Truckers Union opposed lane sharing last time, it didn't make it for a full vote, if I remember correctly. As if either of THOSE organizations actually have alternative solutions to ease congestion or reduce CO2 emissions.
Mar 5th 2021, 04:57 PM   #6
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  Jan 2016
  Garden Home

  2012 Versys...'83 BMW R80 RT...Suzuki GS 450t
80mph freeways..60-70mph state roads and now lane splittin'...for the truly freedom seekin' no helmet laws..motorcycling heaven...
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