House Bill 27 (2010)

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House Bill 27 (or BR 118 2010) was prefiled on September 2, 2009 and introduced on January 5, 2010 by Representative Rick G. Nelson for the 2010 General Assembly.

It is an act relating to personal communication devices.

BR 118 proposes to create a new section of KRS Chapter 189 to prohibit the use of a personal communication device for any person under the age of 18 while operating a motor vehicle; provide for exclusions; create a new section of KRS Chapter 189 to prohibit text messaging while operating a motor vehicle; provide for certain exclusions; amend KRS 189.990 to set penalties for violations for this Act; provide for a probationary period ending November 1, 2010, where courtesy warnings will be issued; set a fine of $50 for each offense after the probationary period; exempt fines from court costs.[1]

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  1. BR on lrc.ky.gov