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House Bill 1242

House Bill 1242

ARCHIVE (2009)

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DIGEST OF HB1242 (Updated February 24, 2009 7:52 pm - DI 84)

Personal communication devices. Prohibits the use of a personal communication device by a motor vehicle operator less than 18 years of age except in certain public safety or emergency situations and prohibits a county, city, town or other governmental unit from adopting a more restrictive ordinance concerning personal communication devices. Provides that personal communication devices do not include two-way radios or walkie-talkies. Imposes civil penalties for violations and restricts the bureau of motor vehicles from assessing points for a violation. Provides for the deposit of the penalties in the state general fund.
Current Status:
In Committee - 2nd House
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