Beacon Hill Roll Call – December 6, 2019

Legislation

Ban Hand-Held Cell Phones (S 2216)—Gov. Baker signed into law a bill that would prohibit drivers, except on-duty public safety personnel, from using …

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What do you think of the state House’s hand-held cellphone ban while driving?

Do you agree with legislation approved last week by the Pennsylvania … But the amendment also makes texting while driving a secondary offense, … Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn

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Hundreds without power as winter weather moves into Miami Valley

"Our job in law enforcement is to change drivers' behavior,” said Sgt. … officer sees them on their phones or other devices, and it's not limited to texting. Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn

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State House cell phone driving bill makes roads less safe

The original bill would have made hand-held calling while driving, something that is legal in Pennsylvania, an offense on par with texting while driving. Read More Share this NewFacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedIn