A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to reduce the amount of Federal highway funding available to States that do not enact a law prohibiting an individual from writing, sending, or reading text messages while operating a motor vehicle.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 29, 2009
Length: 7 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on July 29, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jul 29, 2009
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S. 1536 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1536. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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