US HB2416 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on April 30 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-01 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

SAFE TO DRIVE Act States Afforded Funding Extensions To Oppose Driving Recklessly In Vehicular Engagements Act This bill requires the Department of Transportation to use up to 25% of the amounts available for national priority safety program grants to award grants to any state that certifies it has enacted a distracted driving statute that (1) is applicable to drivers of all ages, (2) makes a violation of the statute a primary offense, and (3) prohibits texting or all non-navigational viewing of a personal wireless communication device.

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Title

SAFE TO DRIVE Act States Afforded Funding Extensions To Oppose Driving Recklessly In Vehicular Engagements Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-01HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
2019-04-30HouseReferred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
2019-04-30HouseIntroduced in House

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