Q: I received a traffic ticket for failing to provide updated insurance card. my ticket was dismissed by the judge.
Did I receive points on my license even though the ticket was dismissed?
A: The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission does not assign points unless and until a judgment of conviction for a motor vehicle offense is entered by the Municipal Court. This can appear to be a seamless process, but without the conviction, no points will be applied to the license. Therefore, if the Court dismisses the charge, then MVC will not assign points.
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