SB 1351 Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits answering a call unless in hands-free mode.
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Summary as introduced:
Wireless telecommunications devices in motor vehicles.  Extends prohibition on use of wireless telecommunications devices in motor vehicles to initiating or answering a call on such device, unless the device is configured for hands-free operation and is being used in the hands-free mode. The bill also provides for graduated penalties for violations.

Full text:
01/12/11  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101511D  pdf

Status:
01/12/11  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101511D
01/12/11  Senate: Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/20/11  Senate: Rereferred from Transportation (12-Y 0-N)
01/20/11  Senate: Rereferred to Courts of Justice
01/21/11  Senate: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/07/11  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (12-Y 1-N)
02/08/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/08/11  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/08/11  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/08/11  Senate: Passed Senate (26-Y 13-N)
02/10/11  House: Placed on Calendar
02/10/11  House: Read first time
02/10/11  House: Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/15/11  House: Assigned MPPS sub: #2
02/17/11  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
02/22/11  House: Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety