ASSEMBLY, No. 1565

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

218th LEGISLATURE

PRE-FILED FOR INTRODUCTION IN THE 2018 SESSION

 


 

Sponsored by:

Assemblyman† MICHAEL PATRICK CARROLL

District 25 (Morris and Somerset)

 

 

 

 

SYNOPSIS

†††† Removes negligent entrustment of motor vehicle as cause of legal action under certain circumstances.

 

CURRENT VERSION OF TEXT

†††† Introduced Pending Technical Review by Legislative Counsel.

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An Act concerning negligent entrustment of motor vehicles and supplementing Title 2A of the New Jersey Statutes.

 

†††† Be It Enacted by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:

 

†††† 1.††† No person shall be liable to respond for damages on the basis of negligent entrustment of a motor vehicle, unless the person knew at the time of entrustment that the driver entrusted with the motor vehicle did not have a driverís license.

 

†††† 2.††† This act shall take effect immediately.

 

 

STATEMENT

 

†††† This bill provides that no person is liable to respond for damages on the basis of negligent entrustment of a motor vehicle, unless the person knew at the time of entrustment that the driver entrusted with the motor vehicle did not have a driverís license.