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House Bill 1321


House Bill 1321

ARCHIVE (2007)

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Motor vehicle accident scenes. Requires the driver of a vehicle involved in an accident that results in injury to or the entrapment of a person in a vehicle to: (1) stop the vehicle at the scene of the accident; and (2) render assistance to each person injured or entrapped in the accident. Provides that if the driver of a vehicle involved in an accident is physically incapable of making an immediate report of the accident to the appropriate law enforcement agency, another occupant in the vehicle capable of making the report must: (1) immediately report the accident to the appropriate law enforcement agency; and (2) render reasonable assistance to each person injured or entrapped in the accident. Provides that a driver or occupant who knowingly, intentionally, or recklessly violates any of these provisions commits a Class C misdemeanor.
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
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