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Enrolled SB 123: Relating to the bail forfeiture schedule and the penalty for the use of electronic devices while driving; and providing for an effective date.

00 Enrolled SB 123                                                                                                         
01 Relating to the bail forfeiture schedule and the penalty for the use of electronic devices while                        
02 driving; and providing for an effective date.                                                                           
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04    * Section 1. AS 28.05.151(b) is amended to read:                                                                   
05            (b)  The supreme court shall establish a scheduled amount of bail allowing                                   
06       disposition of a citation for a violation of AS 28.05.095 and AS 28.35.161 that is                            
07       punishable as a violation without court appearance.                                                           
08    * Sec. 2. AS 28.35.161(f) is amended to read:                                                                      
09            (f)  A person who violates (a) of this section is guilty of                                                  
10                 (1)  a violation and shall be punished as provided in AS 12.55                                      
11       [CLASS A MISDEMEANOR], unless any of the circumstances described in (2) - (4)                                     
12       of this subsection apply;                                                                                         
13                 (2)  a class C felony if the person's driving causes physical injury to                                 
14       another person;                                                                                                   
01                 (3)  a class B felony if the person's driving causes serious physical                                   
02       injury to another person;                                                                                         
03                 (4)  a class A felony if the person's driving causes the death of another                               
04       person.                                                                                                           
05    * Sec. 3. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to                          
06 read:                                                                                                                   
07       APPLICABILITY. AS 28.35.161(f), as amended by sec. 2 of this Act, applies to                                      
08 violations occurring on or after the effective date of this Act.                                                        
09    * Sec. 4. This Act takes effect July 1, 2016.