2009-2010 Regular Session - SB 327
Motor Vehicles; suspension of the licenses of habitually negligent drivers and the point system; change certain provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to motor vehicles and traffic, so as to change certain provisions relating to suspension or revocation of the licenses of habitually negligent or dangerous drivers and the point system; to change certain provisions relating to drivers' exercise of due care; to prohibit the practice of text messaging while operating a motor vehicle; to prohibit use of cell phones other than hands-free devices while operating a motor vehicle; to provide penalties for violations; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/27/2010 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/26/2010 - Senate Hopper