MS SB2160 | 2013 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on February 5 2013 - 100% progression
Action: 2013-02-05 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Create Section 63-3-1217, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Prohibit Texting While Driving; To Define Certain Terms; To Provide Exemptions; To Repeal Section 63-1-73, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Prohibits Texting While Driving By The Holders Of Temporary And Intermediate Licenses; And For Related Purposes.

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Texting; prohibit while driving for all ages.



2013-02-05SenateDied In Committee
2013-01-14SenateReferred To Highways and Transportation;Judiciary, Division B

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments 750