New Laws

New Jersey Move Over Law

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New Law Effective October 20 Will Require Motorists to Clear All Ice and Snow from Vehicles Prior to Driving
http://www.nj.gov/oag/newsreleases10/pr20101019a.html

Officials Remind Motorists to “Hang Up! Just Drive.”
Cell Phone Use/Texting Behind the Wheel Contribute to Driver Distraction, Crashes 
http://www.nj.gov/oag/newsreleases10/pr20100303e.html

NJ Yield to Pedestrians Law  http://www.nj.gov/oag/hts/pedestrian.html

Stop and stay Stopped

Wipers on with Headlights


New Jersey Traffic Laws (Title 39, Section 3-47A), now require that headlights must be on when your windshield wipers are on. This provides better visibility during times of precipitation. If stopped and convicted, the fine is $42.

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