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Current Status of a Specific Bill or Resolution
2013 - 2014 Legislative Session

General Status:
Bill: H. 62
 
Title: AN ACT RELATING TO PROHIBITING THE HANDHELD USE OF A PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE WHILE DRIVING
 
Sponsor(s): O'Brien, Anne Theresa
Christie, Kevin "Coach"
Heath, Martha
Keenan, Kathleen C.
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Request: 13-0370
 
Legal Staff: Gardner
 
Comment: S.314 As Passed the Senate includes subject matter from S.170, S.290, H.167, and H.720.
The House Proposal of Amendment to S. 314 additionally includes subject matter from H.62, H.565, H.591, and H.783


 

Bill Versions:

Detailed Status:
Status Header Location Full Status      (Red = House Status, Green = Senate Status)
  1/23/2013 HJ 9 P. 54   In Committee Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Judiciary
  2/5/2014 HJ 91 P. 334   House of Representatives Rep. Koch of Barre Town moved to suspend rules and take up bill for immediate consideration
  2/5/2014 HJ 91 P. 334   House of Representatives Rep. Koch of Barre Town moved to commit bill to the committee on Transportation which was agreed to.
  2/13/2014 HJ 97 P. 412   On Action Calendar Read Second Time
  2/13/2014 HJ 97 P. 412   On Action Calendar Rep. Koch of Barre Town reported for the committee on Judiciary
  2/13/2014 HJ 97 P. 414   On Action Calendar Rep. McCarthy of St. Albans City reported for the committee on Transportation
  2/13/2014 HJ 97 P. 414   On Action Calendar Report of the Committee on Judiciary amended as recommended by the Committee on Transportation
  2/13/2014 HJ 97 P. 414   On Action Calendar Amendment of Committee on Judiciary agreed to
  2/13/2014 HJ 97 P. 414   On Action Calendar Third Reading Ordered
  2/13/2014 HJ 97 P. 414   House of Representatives Roll Call Results Passed -- Needed 71 of 141 to Pass -- Yeas = 130, Nays = 11 Details
  2/14/2014 HJ 98 P. 435   On Action Calendar Amendment as offered by Rep. Zagar of Barnard, Donahue of Northfield, Michelsen of Hardwick, and Pearson of Burlington agreed to
  2/14/2014 HJ 98 P. 435   On Action Calendar Amendment as offered by Rep. Van Wyck of Ferrisburgh, Christie of Hartford, and Donahue of Northfield agreed to
  2/14/2014 HJ 98 P. 435   Passed House, in Senate Read Third time and Passed
  2/19/2014 SJ 106 P. 236   Senate floor action Read 1st time & referred to Committee on Transportation
  3/19/2014 SC P. 898   Notice Calendar Favorable report with proposal of amendment by Committee on Transportation
  3/19/2014 SJ 118 P. 446   Senate floor action Rules suspended & taken up for immediate consideration, on motion of Senator Sears
  3/19/2014 SJ 118 P. 446   Senate floor action Committed to Committee on Judiciary with report of Committee on Transportation intact, under suspension of Senate Rule 49, on motion of Senator Sears

Act Information:

Act No:
 

 
Cellular Phones Motor Vehicles motor vehicle; Motor Vehicles, Department of electronics, electronic device, electronic waste prohibition handheld Motor Vehicles Electronics 911 earphone, earplug Electronics; Handheld

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