On May 1, 2010, New Jersey will become the first in the nation to have a teen driver decal program thanks to Kyleigh’s Law (named in memory of Kyleigh D’Alessio, a Morris County teenager who was tragically killed while a passenger in a car driven by a probationary driver). The law is designed to help prevent senseless teen driver deaths and injuries and mandates the display of red, reflective decals on the front and rear license plates of any vehicle operated by a permit or probationary license holder younger than 21.
To comply with the new changes to the Graduated Driver License (GDL) law, teens and their parents should be aware that they:
Decals are available now at all Motor Vehicle Agencies for $4.00 a pair. They can be removed from the license plates when the GDL holder is not behind the wheel.
For more information about insuring young drivers or to get an automobile quotation, please give us a call at 856-935-0845, or visit our website at www.hdyoung.com.
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