S608 GENERAL BILL by Rich (Identical H 0333, Compare H 0687, H 0893, S 0244,
S 0418, CS/S 0522, S 0592, S 0934, S 2514)
Cellular Telephones/Use While Driving [CPSC]; Prohibits the use of a
cellular telephone while operating a motor vehicle except when using a
headset or hands-free device. Provides exemptions. Provides a penalty.
Provides for enforcement only as a secondary offense. EFFECTIVE DATE:
11/04/09 SENATE Filed
12/17/09 SENATE Referred to Transportation; Communications, Energy, and
Public Utilities; Transportation and Economic Development
03/02/10 SENATE Introduced, referred to Transportation; Communications,
Energy, and Public Utilities; Transportation and Economic
Development Appropriations -SJ 00047
04/30/10 SENATE Died in Committee on Transportation
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