2020 Priorities for Traffic Safety Legislation:
- An Act to reduce traffic fatalities -- this bill would achieve several traffic safety goals including equipping state-contracted trucks with safety side guards, setting a safe passing distance of at least three feet, lowering speed limits on state roads, and more. Learn more here.
- An Act relative to automated enforcement -- this bill will allow red light cameras and speed cameras to be placed in certain locations in the Commonwealth by local option. When enacted in other states, automated enforcement has reduced speeding and serious crashes. Learn more here.
Read more about these bills:
StreetsBlog | Mass. Senate Takes Up Automated Enforcement Bill