Bill Sponsors: TN HB0164 | 2019-2020 | 111th General Assembly

Bill Title: As enacted, prohibits a person from physically holding or supporting, with any part of the person's body, a wireless telecommunications device or stand-alone electronic device while operating a motor vehicle; imposes other similar restrictions on activities such as texting; creates certain exceptions. - Amends TCA Title 55, Chapter 10 and Title 55, Chapter 8.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 10-6)

Status: (Passed) 2019-05-29 - Pub. Ch. 412 [HB0164 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]

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