Mississippi Legislature
2002 Regular Session

House Bill 1551

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Bill Text

History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Cell phones; prohibit local ordinances restricting use while driving.

Bill Text: [Introduced] [Passed House] [Sent to Governor]

History of Actions:

1 01/21 (H) Referred To Public Utilities
2 01/30 (H) Title Suff Do Pass
3 01/31 (H) Passed
4 02/01 (H) Transmitted To Senate
5 02/04 (S) Referred To Judiciary
6 02/27 (S) Title Suff Do Pass
7 03/07 (S) Passed
8 03/07 (S) Motion to Reconsider Entered
9 03/14 (S) Motion to Reconsider Tabled
10 03/14 (S) Transmitted To House
11 03/15 (H) Enrolled Bill Signed
12 03/18 (S) Enrolled Bill Signed
13 03/22 Vetoed     (Veto Message)
14 03/25 (H) Veto Referred To Public Utilities
15 03/26 (H) Override Governor's Veto
16 03/27 (H) Veto Overridden
17 03/27 (S) Veto Overridden

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 2002
DispositionLaw
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
Vote type requiredMajority
Chapter number491

House Committee:

Senate Committee:

Principal Author: Ellis

Title: AN ACT TO PROHIBIT LOCAL ORDINANCES RESTRICTING THE USE OF CELL PHONES IN MOTOR VEHICLES; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 05/24/02 at 10:22.

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