Category: Crime and Public Safety, Recreation and Transportation
HB 198 (2019)
House/Senate Bill: NH House
Description: Repeals the prohibition on texting while driving. The House amended the bill to instead revise the fines for using a mobile electronic device while driving. The Senate removed those fine increases, instead allowing a fifteen-day license suspension after a second offense and requiring a thirty-day license suspension after subsequent offenses.
Bill Sponsor: James Spillane
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 05/21/2019
Next Voting Date: Thu, 06/13/2019