S168 GENERAL BILL by Altman; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Lynn (Similar S 0328, Compare
CS/H 0041, H 0323, H 0893, S 0244, CS/S 0324, S 0326, S 0374, CS/S 0448,
CS/S 0522, S 0592, S 0934, S 2514)
State Uniform Traffic Control/Electronic Devices [CPSC]; Prohibits the
use of electronic communication devices to send or receive text-based
communications while operating a motor vehicle. Provides exceptions.
Provides for enforcement. EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2010.
10/05/09 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 00021
04/30/10 SENATE Died in Committee on Transportation
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