S244 GENERAL BILL by Wilson; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Smith; Hill; Lawson; Sobel;
Gelber; Siplin (Identical H 0893, Compare CS/H 0041, H 0323, H 0333,
H 0687, S 0168, CS/S 0324, S 0326, S 0328, S 0374, S 0418, CS/S 0448,
CS/S 0522, S 0592, S 0608, S 0934, S 2514)
Heather's Law/Cellular Telephone Use in Vehicles [CPSC]; Prohibits the
use of a cellular telephone while operating a motor vehicle except when
using a headset or hands-free device. Provides for enforcement only as a
secondary offense, etc. 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 00026
03/19/10 SENATE On Committee agenda-- Transportation, 03/24/10, 1:15 pm, 37-S
03/24/10 SENATE Favorable by Transportation; YEAS 4 NAYS 2 -SJ 00344
03/25/10 SENATE Now in Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities -SJ 00344
04/02/10 SENATE On Committee agenda-- Communications, Energy, and Public
Utilities, 04/07/10, 8:00 am, 301-S --Meeting cancelled
04/30/10 SENATE Died in Committee on Communications, Energy, and Public
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