Defending NJ 39:4-66.2. Operating a motor vehicle on public or private property to avoid a traffic control signal or sign.
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NJ Statute: 39:4-66.2. Avoidance of traffic control signal, sign; violations, penalties.
Except for emergency vehicles and motor vehicles being operated at the direction of a law enforcement officer, no person shall drive a motor vehicle on public property, except public roads or highways, or private property, with or without the permission of the owner, for the purpose of avoiding a traffic control signal or sign.
Any person found guilty of violating the provisions of this act shall be liable for a penalty of not less than $50.00 or more than $200.00 or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or both.
AKA: NJ Criminal Charge 39:4-66.2, Violation 39:4-66.2, Offense 39:4-66.2
Disclaimer: A copy of this statute has been provided for your information. This wording was current from the NJ website lis.njleg.state.nj.us as of August 2012.