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BILL AS INTRODUCED 2007-2008

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H.85

Introduced by   Representatives Minter of Waterbury, Barnard of Richmond, Grad of Moretown, Hosford of Waitsfield, LaVoie of Swanton and Spengler of Colchester

Referred to Committee on

Date:

Subject:  Motor vehicles; cellular telephones; learner permit; junior operator license

Statement of purpose:  This bill proposes to prohibit the use of cellular telephones by a person operating a motor vehicle with a learner permit or junior operator license.

AN ACT RELATING TO PROHIBITING CELLULAR TELEPHONE USE BY A PERSON WITH A LEARNER PERMIT OR JUNIOR OPERATOR LICENSE

It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:

Sec. 1.  23 V.S.A. § 1095a is added to read:

§ 1095a.  CELLULAR TELEPHONE USE; OPERATION BY A PERSON WITH A LEARNER PERMIT OR JUNIOR OPERATOR LICENSE

A person operating a motor vehicle with a learner permit under the provisions of section 617 of this title or with a junior operator license under the provisions of section 607 of this title shall not use a cellular telephone with the vehicle in motion on a highway.



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The Vermont General Assembly
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Montpelier, Vermont


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