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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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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10 cosponsors (7D, 3R) (show)(joined Oct 27, 2009)(joined Oct 27, 2009)(joined Oct 27, 2009)(joined Oct 27, 2009)(joined Oct 27, 2009)(joined Oct 29, 2009)(joined Nov 17, 2009)(joined Dec 8, 2009)(joined Dec 17, 2009)(joined May 6, 2010)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1938 — 111th Congress: Distracted Driving Prevention Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1938
“S. 1938 — 111th Congress: Distracted Driving Prevention Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1938>
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