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Vehicle Laws - Use of Handheld Telephone While Driving - Penalty

Sponsored by:

Delegate Turner


In the Senate - Conference Committee Appointed

Synopsis:Providing for a maximum fine of $500 for a violation of certain prohibitions against using a handheld telephone while driving a motor vehicle; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Turner
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0242 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Narrow Subject(s):Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Motor Vehicle Operation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(21-1124.2, 27-101)

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April 9, 2018 6:18 P.M.