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Enhances the penalty for distracted driving 
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Long Title To amend sections 4511.03, 4511.051, 4511.12, 4511.121, 4511.132, 4511.204, 4511.205, 4511.21, 4511.211, 4511.213, 4511.22, 4511.23, 4511.25, 4511.26, 4511.27, 4511.28, 4511.29, 4511.30, 4511.31, 4511.32, 4511.33, 4511.34, 4511.35, 4511.36, 4511.37, 4511.38, 4511.39, 4511.40, 4511.41, 4511.42, 4511.43, 4511.431, 4511.44, 4511.441, 4511.451, 4511.46, 4511.47, 4511.54, 4511.55, 4511.57, 4511.58, 4511.59, 4511.60, 4511.61, 4511.64, 4511.71, 4511.711, 4511.712, 4511.713, 4511.72, and 4511.73 and to enact section 4511.991 of the Revised Code to establish an enhanced penalty for committing a moving violation while distracted if the distraction is the apparent cause of the violation and to reenact provisions of law that specified that certain electronic wireless communications device violations were allied offenses of similar import.

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Committees

House Judiciary Committee
Senate Criminal Justice Committee
 
 

Primary Sponsors

Jim Hughes
Bill Seitz
 

Cosponsors

SENATORS
Kevin Bacon
Troy Balderson
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Jay Hottinger
Shannon Jones
Frank LaRose
Gayle Manning
Larry Obhof
Tom Patton
Charleta B. Tavares
Cecil Thomas
Chris Widener
 
 
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