S326 GENERAL BILL by Baker (Compare CS/H 0041, H 0323, H 0893, S 0168,
S 0244, CS/S 0324, S 0328, S 0374, CS/S 0448, S 0934, S 2514)
Public Transportation Operators/Text Messaging [CPSC]; Prohibits
railroad engineers or operators of school buses or other public
transportation vehicles from writing or sending text messages on
electronic communications devices while operating a public
transportation vehicle. Provides a penalty. EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2010.
10/06/09 SENATE Filed
12/09/09 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 00031
04/30/10 SENATE Died in Committee on Transportation
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