HR 1772

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1772

To amend titles 23 and 49, United States Code, to reduce injuries and deaths caused by cell phone use and texting while driving, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 5, 2011

Mr. ENGEL introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To amend titles 23 and 49, United States Code, to reduce injuries and deaths caused by cell phone use and texting while driving, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 2. DISTRACTED DRIVING PREVENTION INCENTIVE GRANTS.

`Sec. 413. Distracted driving prevention incentive grants

SEC. 3. DISTRACTED DRIVING NATIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAM.

SEC. 4. RESEARCH AND DATA COLLECTION.

SEC. 5. RESEARCH PROGRAM.

SEC. 6. FCC REPORT ON DISTRACTED DRIVING TECHNOLOGY.

SEC. 7. PROVISION OF INFORMATION TO STATES.

SEC. 8. COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLES AND SCHOOL BUSES.

`Sec. 31152. Regulation of the use of distracting devices in commercial motor vehicles and school buses

SEC. 9. FUNDING.

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