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HB 1119 - Prohibiting Cell Phone Use While Driving for Specific Age Groups - Key Vote

Arkansas Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibiting Cell Phone Use While Driving for Specific Age Groups

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (93-0) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A VOTE TO CONCUR WITH ONE SINGLE AMENDMENT THAT WAS ADOPTED BY THE PREVIOUS CHAMBER.

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (91-1) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A VOTE TO CONCUR WITH ONE SINGLE AMENDMENT THAT WAS ADOPTED BY THE PREVIOUS CHAMBER.

Legislation - Passage With Amendment (Senate) (35-0) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (62-27) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibiting Cell Phone Use While Driving for Specific Age Groups

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits persons aged eighteen to twenty from using handheld wireless telephones for talking, text messaging, emailing, typing or accessing the Internet while driving and prohibits persons aged under eighteen from using any wireless telephones for the aforementioned purposes while driving.

Highlights:
-Provides exemptions from the prohibitions for wireless telephone use for emergency purposes (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibiting Cell Phone Use While Driving for Specific Age Groups

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Elizabeth Jane English (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kim D. Hendren (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
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