S. 1938 (111th): Distracted Driving Prevention Act of 2010

Introduced:

Oct 27, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 9, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2010
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a program to reduce injuries and deaths caused by cellphone use and texting while driving.

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H.R. 3994 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 3, 2009

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The “S.” in “S. 1938” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Oct 27, 2009
Reported by Committee
Jun 9, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
10 cosponsors (7D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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