S. 1536 (111th): ALERT Drivers Act

Introduced:

Jul 29, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 29, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Senator from New York

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2009
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Jul 29, 2009
 
Introduced

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