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Statutes > New-hampshire > TITLEXXI > CHAPTER265 > 265-31

&nbsp&nbsp&nbspI. Preferential right of way at an intersection may be indicated by stop signs or yield signs.
&nbsp&nbsp&nbspII. Except when directed to proceed by a police officer or traffic control signal, every driver of a vehicle approaching a stop intersection indicated by a stop sign shall stop before entering the crosswalk on the near side of the intersection or, in the event there is no crosswalk, shall stop at a clearly marked stop line, but if none, then at a point nearest the intersecting roadway where the driver has a view of approaching traffic on the intersecting roadway before entering the intersection.
&nbsp&nbsp&nbspIII. The driver of a vehicle approaching a yield sign if required for safety to stop shall stop before entering the crosswalk on the near side of the intersection, or, in the event there is no crosswalk, at a clearly marked stop line, but if none, then at the point nearest the intersecting roadway where the driver has a view of approaching traffic on the intersecting roadway.
&nbsp&nbsp&nbspIV. The fine for violation of this section shall be $100.

Source. RSA 262-A:50. 1955, 178:2. 1963, 330:1. 1981, 146:1, eff. Jan. 1, 1982. 2005, 177:43, eff. July 1, 2005. 2006, 259:15, eff. one day after passage of state operating budget for biennium ending June 30, 2009. 2007, 263:66, eff. June 29, 2007.