News Sections
Audio
Koch's Texting While Driving Bill Gets Endorsed
Updated May 5, 2013 1:03 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
 Print    Archive    RSS

(STATEHOUSE) - An Indiana Senate Committee endorses a house bill to ban texting while driving by a 7-2 vote.

The measure, sponsored by Rep. Eric Koch, makes it illegal to use a telecommunications device to type, send, or read a text message while operating a vehicle.

Violators could be issued a traffic ticket with a fine up to $500 dollars.



« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to comments@wbiw.com

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW


1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2014 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   WBIW.com and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  About  |  Feedback