What is the cost of 21460 b vc violation in California
Improper Turns Over Double Lines/Solid Lines to Right Prohibited
21460 b vc Fine $234.00 DMV Point 1 (2012)
The fine for violation of California vehicle code section 21460 b is $234. The DMV point for violation of section 21460b is 1 point. Basically, it is a violation of section 21460 b vc to drive a vehicle to the left of parallel solid white lines with a few exceptions. In general terms, a drive may cross double white lines to make a left turn at an intersection or into a driveway and to make U-turns where such turns are not prohibited by other traffic control devices.21460 b vc also applies to carpool lanes.
The cost for violation of 21460 b vc is much higher than the $234 fine due to the 1 DMV point that will appear on the driver’s DMV record resulting in an increase for the insurance premium for 3 to 5 years. Therefore, to calculate the actual cost of 21460 b vc traffic ticket one should take into account the $234 fine as well as the increase in the insurance premium for the 3 to 5 year period.
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The following is the California vehicle code section 21460:
21460. (a) If double parallel solid yellow lines are in place, a person driving a vehicle shall not drive to the left of the lines, except as permitted in this section.
(b) If double parallel solid white lines are in place, a person driving a vehicle shall not cross any part of those double solid white lines, except as permitted in this section or Section 21655.8.
(c) If the double parallel lines, one of which is broken, are in place, a person driving a vehicle shall not drive to the left of the lines, except as follows:
(1) If the driver is on the side of the roadway in which the broken line is in place, the driver may cross over the double lines or drive to the left of the double lines when overtaking or passing other vehicles.
(2) As provided in Section 21460.5.
(d) The markings as specified in subdivision (a), (b), or (c) do not prohibit a driver from crossing the marking if (1) turning to the left at an intersection or into or out of a driveway or private road, or (2) making a U-turn under the rules governing that turn, and the markings shall be disregarded when authorized signs have been erected designating off center traffic lanes as permitted pursuant to Section 21657.
(e) Raised pavement markers may be used to simulate painted lines described in this section if the markers are placed in accordance with standards established by the Department of Transportation.