56 Blog Posts From the Driver’s License Tag


Hands Free Driving Laws Get Much Stricter in Georgia

Hands Free Driving Laws Get Much Stricter in Georgia

Prior to July 1, 2018, just about anyone could hold and talk on a phone while driving in Georgia. The only exceptions applied to those under the age of 18 and commercial drivers. Although texting while driving has been illegal for some time within the state, the old rules of holding a phone while driving […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 10, 2018

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 10, 2018

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: California plans to keep rules tight on vehicle emissions despite Feds new rules More data does not mean less racial profiling during traffic stops Another CAF Horror Story. Driver gave up $39,000 to the Feds even though he did not commit a crime. NYC capped Ridesharing Click on the […]

Old Virginia Law Continues to Claim New Drivers

Old Virginia Law Continues to Claim New Drivers

In Virginia, a law left over from the “War on Drugs” of the 1990s continues to negatively impact individuals convicted of non-traffic related drug offenses, while doing nothing to increase the safety of other drivers. The law, which was implemented in 1991, was a federal law that threatened reductions in federal highway funding for states […]

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: August 6, 2018

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: August 6, 2018

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –Fed Judge Declares NM CAF Program Illegal– –MA Cops busted over Fake Tickets & Bogus OT– –KS Supremes Reject Owner is Driver Presumption– Friday, August 3, 2018 Federal Judge Declares New Mexico Car Seizure Program Illegal A federal court on Saturday could see no defense for the way that the […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August  3, 2018

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for August 3, 2018

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Coalition (including NMA) urges Congress to pass CAF Reform— –Federal Court finds Albuquerque’s CAF Program Unconstitutional— –Trump Adm. Moves to roll back Vehicle Emissions Standards— –Senators want probe of SunPass operations in FL & MI– Click on the color headline to read the full story.  NMA Driving News Story […]