2022 House Bill 5750

Authorize automated "photo cop" traffic citations in work zones

Introduced in the House

Feb. 15, 2022

Introduced by Rep. Sara Cambensy (D-109)

To allow state or local police within their jurisdictions to issue work zone traffic citations to individuals based on images collected by automated, unmanned traffic monitoring devices ("photo-cop" or “ticket machines”). The bill authorizes contracting with firms in an industry that has grown up for this to install and operate the ticket machines.

Referred to the Committee on Transportation

March 8, 2022

Reported without amendment

Refer to the Committee on Judiciary.

Referred to the Committee on Judiciary

May 24, 2022

Reported without amendment

With the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.