Governor Roy Cooper Signs Key Legislation on Vaping and Transportation, Vetoes Two Bills in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. — Governor Roy Cooper of North ametlina demonstrated a committed stance towards evolving state laws with his recent enactment of four legislative measures on Wednesday, addressing varied domains from vaping product regulations to alterations in transportation legislation. In a move to regulate the increasing market of vaping, Governor Cooper’s administration introduced an obligatory registry for vapor products through the North Carolina Department of Revenue. Set to come into full force by year’s end, this registry will require manufacturers of e-cigarettes and other nicotine-containing consumables to attain certification. This legislation also imposes strict penalties … Read more

Stay Informed: Pennsylvania Police and Transportation Department Highlight Safety Laws for Bicycles, Motorcycles, Pedestrians, Work Zones, and Emergency Responders

Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania State Police and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) are reminding motorists about the importance of safety laws regarding bicycles, motorcycles, pedestrians, work zones, and emergency responders during Highway Safety Law Awareness Week, which takes place from February 18 to 24. During an interview on “The Spark,” Trooper Megan Frazer, Public Information Officer with Troop H of the Pennsylvania State Police, and Fritzi Schreffler, Safety Press Officer with PennDOT, emphasized the need for motorists to be aware of and abide by these laws to prevent accidents and ensure the safety of … Read more

Texas Governor Abbott Reacts Strongly to New York City’s Legal Action Against Migrant Transportation Providers

New York City has filed a lawsuit against bus companies that transport migrants and Governor Greg Abbott of Texas has responded to this legal action. The lawsuit alleges that these bus companies are violating the city’s human trafficking laws. Governor Abbott has defended the bus companies, stating that they are not engaging in illegal activities. The lawsuit, which was filed in federal court, accuses the bus companies of aiding and abetting human trafficking by transporting migrants who have crossed the border into the United States. According to the complaint, these bus companies “directly or indirectly … Read more