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CS/SB 324 (2010) -  Motor Vehicle Operators/Text Messaging [CPSC]

by Transportation and Baker
Prohibits a person younger than 18 years of age from writing or sending a text message on an electronic communications device while operating a motor vehicle. Provides for enforcement. Provides exceptions. Provides penalties.
Effective Date: 07/01/2010
Last Event: 04/30/10 S Died in Committee on Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities on Friday, April 30, 2010 8:47 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Transportation
    • On agenda for: 03/24/10 1:15 PM
    • Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action) Votes: Yeas 6   Nays 0
  • Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities
    • On agenda for: 04/07/10 8:00 AM
  • Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations

Related Bills

Bill Text

Staff Analysis

Chamber Committee
Chamber: Senate Committee: Transportation 3/25/2010 12:28:11 PM

Vote History

(No Votes Recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Committee on Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities Time: 04/30/2010 - 8:47 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities, 04/07/10, 8:00 am, 301-S --Meeting cancelled Time: 04/02/2010 - 3:16 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Now in Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities -SJ 00344 Time: 03/30/2010 - 4:48 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Time: 03/25/2010 - 1:53 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S CS read 1st time on 03/25/10 -SJ 00345 Time: 03/24/2010 - 3:50 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S CS by Transportation; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 00344 Time: 03/24/2010 - 3:50 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Transportation, 03/24/10, 1:15 pm, 37-S Time: 03/19/2010 - 4:36 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Introduced, referred to Transportation; Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities; Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations -SJ 00031 Time: 03/01/2010 - 7:29 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Referred to Transportation; Communications, Energy, and Public Utilities; Transportation and Economic Development Appropriations Time: 12/09/2009 - 4:31 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: S Filed Time: 10/06/2009 - 1:03 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
0316.304