The Washington state house has approved a ban on texting and cell phone usage by teen age drivers by a 86-12 vote. The proposed change in legislation would also make texting while driving by anyone a primary offense.
For the new legislation to be made law, the House and the Senate will have to agree on the legislation and Governor Christine Gregoire will have to sign it.
This information is provided by Seattle Car Accident Lawyer blog, a service of The Farber Law Group. We represent people who have been seriously injured in car accidents and the family of those killed. If your car accident was caused by someones negligent use of a cell phone, read What if my accident was caused by someone using a cell phone?