Bill for Speed-Camera Pilot in S.F., San Jose Hits Roadblock

Date Posted: 04/26/2017

Categories: Traffic Tickets, Speeding Tickets

An attempt to create a pilot project that would place speed cameras on the streets of San Francisco and San Jose to test their effectiveness on traffic safety is on hold after encountering opposition — mostly from law enforcement groups.

Assemblyman David Chiu, D-San Francisco, withdrew the bill from consideration earlier this week prior to a scheduled vote in the Assembly Transportation Committee.

AB 342 would have allowed the use of the enforcement devices on streets in San Jose and San Francisco with a documented history of speeding and traffic collisions.

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