7 Alerts From the Speed Cameras Tag

Support HB1151 and HB1365 TODAY!

Dear NMA Maryland Members, Our friend at the Maryland Driver’s Alliance Ron Ely has alerted the NMA to two bills, HB1151 and HB1365, that are worthy of your support even though they do not ban speed cameras outright. The Maryland Drivers Alliance has been proposing these changes for years and these two bills would at […]

IMMEDIATE ATTENTION: Oppose SB509 and SB917 in Virginia House TODAY

Dear NMA Virginia Members, PLEASE CONTACT COMMITTEE MEMBERS IMMEDIATELY Virginia’s House Militia, Police and Public Safety Subcommittee will hold a hearing on a pair of bills to install deadly speed cameras across the state. The Senate has already passed both bills, these bills must die. Hearing is Thursday, February 22 at 7:30am The Bills are as […]

Immediate Attention: Oppose PA SB 172 Today!

Dear NMA Pennsylvania Members, Recently, it came out that Rep. John Taylor has been pushing the leadership of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to list SB 172 for a full-chamber vote. This would be disastrous for motorists statewide and in Philadelphia. It would allow speed cameras in work zones across PA and speed cameras along part of US 1 […]

How I Fought a $50 NYC Red-Light Camera Ticket from 1400 Miles Away (and made them earn it): NMA E-Newsletter #453

By T.A. Beckett, NMA Arkansas Member Editor’s Note: Mr. Beckett is not an attorney but his mother was a trial lawyer in the New York City area who also taught legal writing and courtroom practice at Hofstra University. He notes that from age 16 until the time he graduated college, he spent time watching her […]

General Alert, PA Member, for your IMMEDIATE Attention 6.9.17

Dear NMA Pennsylvania Members, June may be the most anti-driver month of 2017, as the state enacts a budget! Some troubling comments were made about using speed cameras to fund the state police, and creating special funds for road projects. The Pennsylvania Strategic Highway Safety Plan, which was put out a few months ago, also […]