3 foot passing law
Sec. 13. Section 14-232 of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2008):</>
(a) Except as provided in sections 14-233 and 14-234, (1) the driver of a vehicle overtaking another vehicle proceeding in the same direction shall pass to the left thereof at a safe distance and shall not again drive to the right side of the highway until safely clear of the overtaken vehicle; and (2) the driver of an overtaken vehicle shall give way to the right in favor of the overtaking vehicle and shall not increase the speed of his vehicle until completely passed by the overtaking vehicle. For the purposes of this subsection, "safe distance" means not less than three feet when the driver of a vehicle overtakes and passes a person riding a bicycle.
Here's the link to the full public act http://www.cga.ct.gov/2008/ACT/PA/2008PA-00101-R00HB-05746-PA.htm