HB 125 (BR 367) - J. Stacy
AN ACT relating to motor vehicle operator's licenses.
Amend KRS 186.450 to prohibit any person with an instruction permit from using a personal telecommunications device while operating a motor vehicle, motorcycle, or moped; require the cabinet to provide a decal to be affixed to a vehicle identifying that the operator is in possession of an instruction permit; amend KRS 186.452 to prohibit any person with a intermediate driver's license from using a personal telecommunications device while operating a motor vehicle, motorcycle, or moped; require the cabinet to provide a decal to be affixed to a vehicle identifying that the operator is in possession of an intermediate driver's license.
HB 125 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain original provisions; make improper use of wireless communication a violation, but impose no fine or court costs.
HFA (1, K. Hall) - Permit use of personal telecommunication device to summon medical or other emergency help.
HFA (2, J. DeCesare) - Clarify definition of personal telecommunication device to mean a device capable of two-way audio or text communication and not a device used as a global positioning system located within a motor vehicle.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Jan 8-introduced in House
Jan 9-to Transportation (H)
Feb 11-posted in committee; posting waived
Feb 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
Feb 27-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 28, 2008
Feb 28-floor amendments (1) and (2) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 4-3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendments (1) and (2)
Mar 5-received in Senate
Mar 7-to Transportation (S)