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HB 1469: Hands-free Driving

GENERAL BILL by Tant ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Joseph ; López, J. ; Stevenson

Hands-free Driving; Prohibits person from operating motor vehicle while using wireless communications device in handheld manner; provides exception; requires sustained use of wireless communications device by person operating motor vehicle to be conducted through hands-free accessory until such use is terminated; provides penalties.

Effective Date: 7/1/2024
Last Action: 3/8/2024 House - Died on Second Reading Calendar
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/7/2024 House • Filed
1/9/2024 House • 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
1/13/2024 House • Referred to Transportation & Modals Subcommittee
• Referred to Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
• Referred to Infrastructure Strategies Committee
• Now in Transportation & Modals Subcommittee
1/29/2024 House • Added to Transportation & Modals Subcommittee agenda
1/31/2024 House • Favorable by Transportation & Modals Subcommittee
• Reported out of Transportation & Modals Subcommittee
• Now in Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
2/1/2024 House • Added to Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee agenda
2/5/2024 House • Favorable by Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
• Reported out of Infrastructure & Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee
• Now in Infrastructure Strategies Committee
2/13/2024 House • Added to Infrastructure Strategies Committee agenda
2/15/2024 House • Favorable by Infrastructure Strategies Committee
• Reported out of Infrastructure Strategies Committee
• Bill released to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
3/8/2024 House • Died on Second Reading Calendar