2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 39 - Motor Vehicles And Traffic Regulation
Section 39:5F-5 - Collateral To Secure Appearance; Personal Recognizance

NJ Rev Stat § 39:5F-5 (2016) What's This?

39:5F-5. Collateral to secure appearance; personal recognizance
When issuing a citation for a traffic violation, a police officer shall issue the citation to a motorist who possesses a driver's license issued by a party jurisdiction and shall not, subject to the exceptions noted in section 6 of this act, require the motorist to post collateral to secure appearance, if the officer receives the motorist's personal recognizance that he will comply with the terms of the citation.

L.1983, c. 46, s. 5, eff. Jan. 28, 1983.

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