Legislature(2011 - 2012)

2012-01-27 House Journal

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2012-01-27                     House Journal                      Page 1420
HB 255                                                                                                                        
The Transportation Committee considered:                                                                                        
     HOUSE BILL NO. 255                                                                                                         
     "An Act prohibiting the driver of a motor vehicle from reading or                                                          
     typing a text message or other nonvoice message or                                                                         
     communication on a cellular telephone, computer, or personal data                                                          
     assistant while driving a motor vehicle."                                                                                  
The report was signed by Representative P. Wilson, Chair, with the                                                              
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           
Do pass (5):  Feige, Pruitt, Petersen, Gruenberg, P. Wilson                                                                     
The following fiscal note(s) apply:                                                                                             
1.  Zero, Dept. of Administration                                                                                               
2.  Zero, Dept. of Corrections                                                                                                  
3.  Zero, Alaska Court System                                                                                                   
4.  Zero, Dept. of Law                                                                                                          
5.  Indeterminate, Dept. of Administration                                                                                      
HB 255 was referred to the Judiciary Committee.