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 […]

An Eye on Recent Motorist Rights Court Cases, Part 1: NMA Weekly E-Newsletter #529

Motorist rights cases have made news and even history recently. There have been so many as of late, we are dedicating two separate newsletters to provide some insight on the legal rulings that are affecting drivers around the country. This week’s newsletter focuses on recent rulings and pending US Supreme Court and federal court cases. […]

North Dakota 1442 – Requiring reasonable suspicion for certain traffic stops

Bill 1442 was introduced in the House on January 14, 2019, reported back as “do pass” on February 6th, and forwarded to the Senate on February 13th. On February 18th, the bill was referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee. The bill would prohibit police from setting up DUI roadblocks to detain and question motorists without […]

Texas HB 1631 – Relating to prohibiting the use of photographic traffic signal enforcement systems

HB 1631 was introduced in the House on February 12, 2019. The bill has not yet been assigned to a committee. The bill would prohibit a local authority from implementing a photographic traffic signal system within its jurisdiction. The NMA opposes photo enforcement for a number of reasons, many outlined here for red-light cameras and […]

Idaho H 106 – Amends existing law to provide that a driver shall slow down and move over upon approaching any stationary vehicle displaying flashing lights or emergency hazard lights

UPDATE March 19, 2019: Read a second time to the House as amended in the Senate; filed for third reading. UPDATE March 12, 2019: The Senate voted 32 – 0 – 1 in favor of passage. H 106 was then passed back to the House. H 106 was introduced in the House on February 7, […]