7 Blog Posts From the LEGISLATION Tag


Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for January 17, 2018

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for January 17, 2018

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future Weekly Roundup: In this week’s Car of the Future Weekly Roundup –Announcements from the Detroit Auto Show— –Trump Administration likes AVs— –Feds want more input on AV Regs— –Auto Execs finally admit AVs years away– Click on the colored title to see the full story NMA […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for December 15, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for December 15, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Philadelphia Parking Authority in Hot Water— –Miami pulls plug on RLCs— –CA thinks about adding VMT Tax– Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Stories of the Week Pennsylvania: Audit Shows Motorist Cash Funds Lavish State Salaries Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale on […]

NMA Lobbying in DC, Part 2 – License to Steal: NMA E-Newsletter #465

NMA Lobbying in DC, Part 2 – License to Steal: NMA E-Newsletter #465

I get annoyed by the overuse of certain clichéd buzzwords and catch phrases in our area of advocacy, terms like “big brother,” “nanny state,” and “taxation by citation” for instance. That isn’t to say that they don’t sneak into the NMA vernacular from time to time. In fact, I used the golden oldie “highway robbery” […]

NMA Lobbying in DC, Part 1 – Reeling in Traffic Enforcement: NMA E-Newsletter #464

NMA Lobbying in DC, Part 1 – Reeling in Traffic Enforcement: NMA E-Newsletter #464

Enabled by contributors to our Spring 2017 Campaign, the NMA is pursuing its 2017-18 National Legislative Agenda in Washington. More precisely the current focus is on two of the agenda items – eliminating federally funded ticket blitzes and restricting the bounds of civil asset forfeiture. Part 2 of this newsletter in coming weeks will describe […]

Teaching Kids to Interact with Police—will it help?: NMA E-Newsletter #459

Illinois, Louisiana, North Carolina, Texas, and Virginia have passed legislation that mandates schools teach students how to conduct themselves around police. Texas passed its law in the last legislative session and mandated that high schools and especially driver’s education courses train students how to conduct themselves around law enforcement. Texas also passed a law to […]