North Dakota Century Code Title 39. Motor Vehicles § 39-10-12. When overtaking on the right is permitted

1. The driver of a vehicle may overtake and pass upon the right of another vehicle only under the following conditions:

a. When the vehicle overtaken is making or about to make a left turn;  or

b. Upon a roadway with unobstructed pavement of sufficient width for two or more lines of vehicles moving lawfully in the direction being traveled by the overtaking vehicle.

2. The driver of a vehicle may overtake and pass another vehicle upon the right only under conditions permitting such movement in safety.  Such movement may not be made by driving off the roadway.

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