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Georgia Code Title 40. Motor Vehicles and Traffic § 40-6-56

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(a)?As used in this Code section, the term ?safe distance? means not less than three feet.

(b)?Notwithstanding any provision of this article to the contrary, when feasible, the operator of a motor vehicle, when overtaking and passing a bicycle that is proceeding in the same direction on the roadway, shall leave a safe distance between such vehicle and the bicycle and shall maintain such clearance until safely past the overtaken bicycle.

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