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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History

Oct 27, 2009
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 29, 2009
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reference Change.

Jun 9, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 30, 2010
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

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