Archive for Tag: Drivers

GOP lawmaker seeks to clarify obscured license plate law

TRENTON, N.J. – In the span of five years, from July 2016 to July 2021, police issued 482,481 citations to New Jersey drivers who had partially obscured license plates. In light of a recent Supreme Court ruling that gives drivers a basis to appeal infractions, Assemblyman Ron Dancer is...

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Bill allowing drivers to show electronic proof of registration heading to governor’s desk

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce’s bill that permits drivers to use electronic proof of vehicle registration passed the Assembly Thursday. It now heads to the governor’s desk for his signature. Currently, drivers in New Jersey must show paper proof of vehicle registration. “For years New Jersey drivers have...

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Now law: MVC to educate drivers on rights and responsibilities during traffic stops

TRENTON, N.J. – Drivers will soon have a better understanding of their rights and responsibilities during traffic stops — the most common law enforcement interaction for Americans. Under legislation (A3871) signed by Gov. Phil Murphy today, the Motor Vehicle Commission must produce a video on drivers’ rights and responsibilities...

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