Monday, July 28, 2014

CS/CS/CS/SB 52 - Use of Wireless Communications Devices While Driving

General Bill   by Judiciary and Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities and Transportation and Detert (CO-SPONSORS) Montford; Margolis; Richter; Latvala; Abruzzo; Benacquisto; Soto; Sachs
Use of Wireless Communications Devices While Driving: Creating the “Florida Ban on Texting While Driving Law”; prohibiting the operation of a motor vehicle while using a wireless communications device for certain purposes; defining the term “wireless communications device”; specifying information that is admissible as evidence of a violation; providing for enforcement as a secondary action; providing for points to be assessed against a driver license for the unlawful use of a wireless communications device within a school safety zone or resulting in a crash, etc.
SB Substituted for CS/CS/HB 13 By Economic Affairs Committee and Transportation & Highway Safety Subcommittee and Holder and Pilon
Effective Date: 10/01/2013
Last Event: 05/29/13 Chapter No. 2013-58 on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 9:49 AM
Date Available for Final Passage: Thursday, May 02, 2013 12:19 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

    -   Transportation
           On agenda for: 02/06/13 3:00 PM
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)    Votes: Yeas 9   Nays 0
 
    -   Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities
           On agenda for: 03/06/13 2:00 PM
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)    Votes: Yeas 9   Nays 0
 
    -   Judiciary
           On agenda for: 04/08/13 4:00 PM
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)    Votes: Yeas 8   Nays 0
 

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
CS/CS/HB 13 Use of Wireless Communications Devices While Driving Similar
SB 74 Use of Hand-held Wireless Communications Devices While Driving Similar
HB 849 Use of Wireless Communications Devices while Operating Motor Vehicle Compare
SB 152 Motor Vehicles Compare
SB 396 Use of Wireless Communications Devices or Telephones Compare
SB 708 Use of Wireless Communications Devices While Operating a Motor Vehicle Compare

Bill Text

Enrolled  
Engrossed 1 
Committee Substitute 3  
767961 , Oliva Date Filed: 04/29/13, Line#: 77 House: Adopted 4/30/2013 12:19:06 PM
Senate: Concurred 5/2/2013 3:50:22 PM
Committee Substitute 2  Laid on the Table
599896 , Judiciary, Richter Date Filed: 04/05/13, Line#: 44 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 4/9/2013 6:12:25 PM
Committee Substitute 1  Laid on the Table
190062 , Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities, Garcia Date Filed: 03/05/13, Line#: 146 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 3/6/2013 3:27:29 PM
Original Filed Version  
153918 , Transportation, Joyner Date Filed: 02/05/13, Line#: 44 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 2/7/2013 11:33:38 AM
462058 , Transportation, Richter Date Filed: 02/05/13, Line#: 48 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 2/7/2013 11:33:38 AM
653148 , Transportation, Richter Date Filed: 02/05/13, Line#: 73 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 2/7/2013 11:33:38 AM

Staff Analysis

Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
Senate 04/16/2013 09:47 AM   36 0 Vote [Seq# 7]
House 04/30/2013 12:17 PM   114 4 Quorum Vote [Seq# 357] 767961
House 04/30/2013 12:18 PM   73 46 Vote [Seq# 358] 767961
House 05/01/2013 10:43 AM   110 6 Passage Vote [Seq# 386]
Senate 05/02/2013 03:53 PM   39 1 Returning Message Vote [Seq# 17]

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
05/29/13 Chapter No. 2013-58 Wednesday, May 29, 2013 9:49 AM
05/28/13 Approved by Governor Tuesday, May 28, 2013 4:31 PM
05/21/13 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor Tuesday, May 21, 2013 12:41 PM
05/02/13 S Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -SJ 1032 Thursday, May 02, 2013 3:53 PM
05/02/13 S CS passed as amended; YEAS 39 NAYS 1 -SJ 1032 Thursday, May 02, 2013 3:53 PM
05/02/13 S Concurred in 1 amendment(s) (767961) -SJ 1032 Thursday, May 02, 2013 3:43 PM
05/01/13 S In returning messages Wednesday, May 01, 2013 12:39 PM
Message sent to senate Wednesday, May 01, 2013 12:37 PM
Passage on third reading Wednesday, May 01, 2013 10:43 AM
CS passed as amended; YEAS 110, NAYS 6 Wednesday, May 01, 2013 10:42 AM
Read 3rd time Wednesday, May 01, 2013 10:31 AM
Added to Third Reading Calendar Tuesday, April 30, 2013 5:57 PM
Amendment 767961 adopted Tuesday, April 30, 2013 12:19 PM
Placed on 3rd reading Tuesday, April 30, 2013 12:19 PM
Substituted for CS/CS/HB 13 Tuesday, April 30, 2013 11:23 AM
Read 2nd time Tuesday, April 30, 2013 11:23 AM
1st Reading Monday, April 29, 2013 10:20 PM
Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/30/2013) Monday, April 29, 2013 7:36 PM
Bill referred to House Calendar Monday, April 29, 2013 6:32 PM
Amendment 767961 filed Monday, April 29, 2013 6:07 PM
In Messages Tuesday, April 16, 2013 11:48 AM
04/16/13 S Immediately certified -SJ 445 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 9:48 AM
04/16/13 S CS passed; YEAS 36 NAYS 0 -SJ 445 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 9:47 AM
04/16/13 S Read 3rd time -SJ 445 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 9:44 AM
04/16/13 S Read 2nd time -SJ 445 Tuesday, April 16, 2013 9:42 AM
04/11/13 S Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/16/13 Thursday, April 11, 2013 5:35 PM
04/11/13 S Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 398 Thursday, April 11, 2013 9:01 AM
04/10/13 S CS/CS/CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 398 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 9:00 PM
04/10/13 S Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Wednesday, April 10, 2013 8:57 AM
04/08/13 S CS/CS/CS by- Judiciary; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 398 Monday, April 08, 2013 6:41 PM
04/03/13 S On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/08/13, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building Wednesday, April 03, 2013 4:50 PM
03/07/13 S CS/CS by Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities read 1st time -SJ 186 Thursday, March 07, 2013 5:10 PM
03/07/13 S Now in Judiciary -SJ 157 Thursday, March 07, 2013 12:40 PM
03/07/13 S Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Thursday, March 07, 2013 8:29 AM
03/06/13 S CS/CS by Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 157 Wednesday, March 06, 2013 3:15 PM
03/05/13 S CS by Transportation read 1st time -SJ 105 Tuesday, March 05, 2013 4:58 PM
03/05/13 S Introduced -SJ 11 Tuesday, March 05, 2013 8:18 AM
03/01/13 S On Committee agenda-- Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities, 03/06/13, 2:00 pm, 301 Senate Office Building Friday, March 01, 2013 2:16 PM
02/12/13 S Now in Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities -SJ 113 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 12:54 PM
02/08/13 S Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Friday, February 08, 2013 2:13 PM
02/06/13 S CS by Transportation; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 113 Wednesday, February 06, 2013 6:13 PM
01/28/13 S On Committee agenda-- Transportation, 02/06/13, 3:00 pm, 37 Senate Office Building Monday, January 28, 2013 11:49 AM
12/05/12 S Referred to Transportation; Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities; Judiciary -SJ 11 Wednesday, December 05, 2012 2:40 PM
11/19/12 S Filed Monday, November 19, 2012 2:34 PM

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

316.305
322.27
 

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