Fines, Penalties, Points, Common Moving Violations NJ

VIOLATION                              FINE                   POINTS                    JAIL (uncommon for most motor vehicle offenses)

Unlicensed Driver

N.J.S.A. 39:3-10(a)           Max $500            No                         Up to 60 days

N.J.S.A. 39:3-10(b)          $200-$500         No                         Up to 60 days

No license to issue for 180 days

Failure to Exhibit Docs

N.J.S.A. 39:3-29                 $150

Driving While Suspended or Revoked

N.J.S.A. 39:3-40           

Maintenance of Lamps

N.J.S.A. 39:3-66                $25

Obstructed Windshield

N.J.S.A. 39:3-74               $25

Safety Glass

N.J.S.A. 39:3-75               $25

Seat belt

N.J.S.A. 39:3-76.2f          $20

Pedestrian at Crosswalk

N.J.S.A. 39:4-35                $100                        2pt                               Up to 15 days

N.J.S.A. 39:4-35                 SAME

Operating under the influence (DWI, DUI)

N.J.S.A. 39:4-50                   Call

Running a Red Light. Failure to Obey traffic signal

NJSA 39:4-81 Up to $200              2pts

Improper Passing in Right

NJSA 39:4-85 Up to $ 200           4pts

Improper Passing No Passing Zone

NJSA 39:4-86 Up to $200             4pts

Failure to Maintain Lane

NJSA 39:4-88 Up to $200               2pts

Tailgating, Following too Closely

NJSA 39:4-89 Up to $200           5pts

Racing on the Highway

NJSA 39:4-52 $100(first offense) $200(subsequent)         5pts


N.J.S.A. 39:4-98                 

Reckless Driving

N.J.S.A. 39:4-96                

No U-turn, U-turn Prohibited

NJSA 39:4-125 Up to $200              3pts

Failure to Make Proper Turn

NJSA 39:4-115 Up to $200               2pts

Failure to Stop or Yield

NJSA 39:4-144 Up to $200               2pts

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