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  • Introduced
    Jan 20, 2023
  • Passed House
  • Passed Senate
  • Signed into Law
HB 8
Alabama House Bill
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Relating to motor vehicles; to amend Sections 32-5A-350, 32-5A-351, and 32-5A-352, Code of Alabama 1975, and to add Sections 32-5A-350.1 and 32-5A-353 to 32-5A-359, inclusive, to the Code of Alabama 1975, to provide prohibitions on the use of a wireless telecommunications device while operating a motor vehicle, with exceptions; to further provide criminal penalties; to provide exemptions; to distribute a portion of any fines collected to the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs for the purchase of devices to enable substantially hands-free voice-based communications in a motor vehicle and to provide the devices to certain low-income families in the state; and in connection therewith would have as its purpose or effect the requirement of a new or increased expenditure of local funds within the meaning of Section 111.05 of the Constitution of Alabama of 2022.
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House • May 31, 2023: Indefinitely Postpone
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Whip Lists

  • May 31, 2023 | House
    • Indefinitely Postpone
  • Apr 04, 2023 | House
    • On Third Reading in House of Origin
    • AMD/SUB
    • Carry Over to the Call of the Chair
    • Adopt
    • Amendment Withdrawn
  • Apr 04, 2023 | legislature
    • BIR10 for HB8, Passed by House of Origin
  • Mar 22, 2023 | House
    • AMD/SUB (Public Safety and Homeland Security)
    • Reported Favorably (Public Safety and Homeland Security)
    • Reported Out of Committee in House of Origin
    • Read Second Time in House of Origin
  • Jan 20, 2023 | House
    • Introduced and Referred (Public Safety and Homeland Security)