321.323 MOVING VEHICLE BACKWARD ON HIGHWAY. A person shall not cause a vehicle to be moved in a backward direction on a highway unless and until the vehicle can be backed with reasonable safety, and shall yield the right-of-way to any approaching vehicle on the highway or an intersecting highway which is so close as to constitute an immediate hazard.

         Section History: Early Form

         [C66, 71, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, § 321.323] 

         Section History: Recent Form

         89 Acts, ch 296, §35
         Referred to in § 321.233, 321.482A, 805.8A(6c)
         For applicable scheduled fine, see §805.8A, subsection 6,
      paragraph c
         Additional penalties for violations causing serious injury or
      death, see §321.482A

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