71 Alerts From the PENNSYLVANIA Tag


NMA Pennsylvania Alert: Oppose SB 251 (Allows Local Enforcement to Use Radar and Lidar for Speed Control)

Pennsylvania Residents, Please call your state senator immediately and say to vote NO on SB 251, which would allow municipal police to use radar, as well as all police to use LIDAR. You can find your state senator here. In Pennsylvania, speed limits are not posted anywhere near the 85th percentile free-flowing traffic speed, tickets may be written slightly […]

Civil Asset Forfeiture takes a Turn: NMA E-Newsletter #449

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul recently wrote an editorial on civil asset forfeiture (CAF) and his opening paragraph says it all. “Innocent until proven guilty” is the bedrock of America jurisprudence. Civil asset forfeiture, a legal process in which government confiscates your property without a guilty verdict, turns that justice on its head. In mid-July, U.S. […]

For Immediate Attention: Oppose SB172 (Work Zones Cameras) that is now in the House!

Dear NMA Pennsylvania Members, SB 172 for speed cameras in work zones has just cleared the PA Senate. The bill now heads over to the PA House Transportation Committee. Please find the contact information for your PA House member here. Also find the contact information for PA House Transportation Committee members here and ask each member to never […]

Lane Courtesy or Law–A California Cultural Examination: NMA E-Newsletter #439

from Norman Risch, NMA California Member While the NMA has been increasingly promoting left lane courtesy for years, I can compare several states in which I have lived or worked. California is far worse than Maryland, DC, or Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and most other Eastern states in left and right lane courtesy (not that any […]

Immediate Attention: PA Members–Oppose HB 1187 TODAY!

Dear NMA Pennsylvania Members, On Wednesday, May 24, House Transportation will have a voting meeting on HB 1187, which will allow speed cameras on a stretch of Roosevelt Boulevard (US 1) in Philadelphia, PA You can contact House Transportation here to oppose the bill. To make this easy, click here to contact the head of the committee. You can also contact […]