Rep. John D'Amico

Filed: 2/10/2009





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2     AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend House Bill 72 on page 2, by
3 replacing lines 11 through 19 with the following:
4     "(e) A person, regardless of age, may not use a wireless
5 telephone at any time while operating a motor vehicle on a
6 roadway in a school speed zone established under Section
7 11-605, or on a highway in a construction or maintenance speed
8 zone established under Section 11-605.1. This subsection (e)
9 does not apply to a person engaged in a highway construction or
10 maintenance project for which a construction or maintenance
11 speed zone has been established under Section 11-605.1 or when
12 the person is using a wireless telephone for emergency
13 purposes, including, but not limited to, law enforcement
14 agency, health care provider, fire department, or other
15 emergency services agency or entity.".