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SB 393 - Prohibiting Texting While Driving - Key Vote

Tennessee Key Votes

Kent Williams voted Yea (Passage With Amendment) on this Legislation.

Read statements Kent Williams made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibiting Texting While Driving

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (67-24) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibiting Texting While Driving

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits text messaging while driving.

Highlights:
-Prohibits any driver from using a hand-held mobile telephone to transmit or read a written message while driving (Sec. 1.b). -Defines a violation of this law as a Class C misdemeanor, punishable by a $50 fine with court costs of no more than $10 (Sec. 1.c).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (23-6) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibiting Texting While Driving

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