Dollar and Thrifty Customers, Find Out If You Are Eligible for a Refund of Florida Rental Car Toll Fees: NMA E-Newsletter #531

In September 2014, the National Motorists Association sent a letter of complaint to then-Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi about predatory practices by rental car companies in the state related to toll service charges. The NMA letter included a petition calling for reform and compensation signed by several hundred association members. The Consumer Protection Division (CPD) […]

Texas Members Alert: Support Senate Bill 653 to prohibit the use of Photo Cameras

Dear Texas Members, On March 20, 2019, the Senate Transportation Committee will discuss SB 653 beginning at 8:00 AM in E1.016.  Please contact committee members to ask them to support the bill. If you can make the meeting, we encourage you to attend. Here is the March 20th Agenda. Here is the text for SB […]

Florida Member Alert: Support Red-Light Camera Repeal Legislation, House Bill 6003 and Senate Bill 622

Dear Florida Member, Earlier this week, a group of activists traveled to Tallahassee to visit the offices of many members of the Florida House and Senate. A major topic of discussion was the repeal of the state’s red-light camera law. The overall sense is that repeal is more likely than in previous years, with odds […]

An Eye on Recent Motorist Rights Court Cases, Part 2: NMA Weekly E-Newsletter #530

Many motorist rights court cases have made news in the past three months. Last week, we presented the first part of this update that focused on federal court decisions, and a few from the US Supreme Court. This week, we are diving into key motorist-related cases in state supreme or appellate courts. Our hope is […]

Los Angeles Area Members Alert: Comment on Two County Plan Documents TODAY

For Los Angeles Area NMA Members, Please take some time in the next two weeks to look at two plans that have the possibility of changing the motoring landscapes in Los Angeles County in profound ways. After you read the plans, we encourage you to attend any public meetings and/or write comments to mail or […]