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Open States

  1. Introduced Jul 17, 2017
  2. Passed House
  3. Passed Senate
  4. Signed into Law

HB 171

Texas House Bill

Relating to prosecution of certain offenses involving and preemption of local regulation of the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle.
85th Legislature, 1st Called Session (2017)
Bill Subjects:
Other Health Education Transportation Technology and Communication
Sponsors (57):


There are currently no roll call votes recorded for this bill.


Date Chamber  
Jul 27, 2017 House Left pending in committee
Jul 27, 2017 House Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
Jul 27, 2017 House Considered in public hearing
Jul 20, 2017 House Referred to Transportation
Jul 20, 2017 House Read first time
Jul 17, 2017 House Filed

Bill Text


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