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HB 1: Texting While Driving

GENERAL BILL by Stark ; Pilon ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Berman ; Clarke-Reed ; Costello ; Jacobs ; Moskowitz ; Rader

Texting While Driving; Revises penalties for violations of Florida Ban on Texting While Driving Law; provides enhanced penalties for such violations when committed in school zone or school crossing; removes requirement that specified provisions be enforced as secondary action by law enforcement agency.

Effective Date: 10/1/2015
Last Action: 4/28/2015 House - Died in Highway and Waterway Safety Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/19/2014 House • Filed
12/19/2014 House • Referred to Highway and Waterway Safety Subcommittee; Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations Subcommittee; Economic Affairs Committee -HJ 7
3/3/2015 House • Introduced -HJ 7
4/28/2015 House • Died in Highway and Waterway Safety Subcommittee