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CHAPTER 645-H.F.No. 942 An act relating to traffic regulations; requiring every driver to use due care in operating a motor vehicle; amending Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 169.14, subdivision 1. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1992, section 169.14, subdivision 1, is amended to read: Subdivision 1. [BASIC RULE; INATTENTIVE DRIVING.] No person shall drive a vehicle on a highway at a speed greater than is reasonable and prudent under the conditions
and having regard to. Every driver is responsible for becoming and remaining aware of the actual and potential hazards then existing on the highway and must use due care in operating a vehicle. In every event speed shall be so restricted as may be necessary to avoid colliding with any person, vehicle or other conveyance on or entering the highway in compliance with legal requirements and the duty of all persons to use due care. Sec. 2. [EFFECTIVE DATE.] Section 1 is effective August 1, 1994, and applies to offenses committed on or after that date. Presented to the governor May 9, 1994 Signed by the governor May 16, 1994, 3:12 p.m.