Missouri Moves to Ban All Drivers from Texting
Lawmakers in the State of Missouri will be considering legislation early next year that would ban all drivers in the state from sending text messages while operating a motor vehicle. Under current law, only those aged 21 and younger are barred from texting and driving, though there are notable exceptions, such as when the driver needs to report a crime or emergency. State lawmakers now feel that the ban should apply to everyone.
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DOT Wants to Block Most Phone Apps In Moving Cars
The U.S. Department of Transportation wants phone makers to make it harder for drivers to use their smartphones when behind the wheel.
ZTE Looking to Appeal Export Ban
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Californians All But Forbidden to Use Phones In Cars
California has outlawed almost all use of mobile devices in cars. California Governor Jerry Brown this week signed new legislation that expands the restrictions placed on mobile phone use in cars.
FCC Proposes Updates to Emergency Alerts
The FCC wants to see wireless emergency alerts used more effectively and proposed several changes to improve them. Wireless emergency alerts have been used since 2012 to warn people about severe weather or other safety threats, alert them to missing children, and deliver other information via text messages.
J CLAY!!!!! where you at?
Regardless, it's a dumb thing to do and I cannot believe there are people who say it's not a bad thing...
This should have happened long ago
Why do we no longer have any smarts or responsibility? We need the government to police and control everything. We might have 40 laws for one thing or another but lets do just one m...
Think they'll eventually get to that??
What I don't get is using your phone for other purposes. What ...
The Bottome Line
MO is ass backward!
This has been the law in Alaska for some time now ...
bones boy said:
... and absolutely no one seems to pay attention to it. At every stop light most people are looking down into their laps. I assume they're not asleep...
Or admiring their junk.
I look at it this way...
So I don't. Pretty simple.
Ban all Drivers from............