Lane splitting is commonplace in California. Although not officially declared legal until California Vehicle Code 21658 was put into effect on January 1, 2017.
I do it most every day during my commute to and from The Bone studios in the Financial District from the east bay. Although its been soggy and perhaps a little more dangerous of late (sorry Mom but I gotta get to work!) I appreciate the ability to save time and quality of life by the time is saves by doing so. Especially during rush hours.
So which states will be next to follow the lead of California and make legislation to allow for lane splitting? Our neighbors from Utah and Oregon are potential front-runners but also Maryland and Connecticut are evolving toward doing the same.
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