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2020 lobby day legislators speaking

Safe Streets Lobby Day recap!

Led by the Palmetto Cycling Coalition, we organized lobby day in partnership with the National Safety Council, Citizens for Safe Streets, Bicycle Corporation of America, Greenville Spinners Bicycle Club, ABATE (motorcycle lobby for SC), and many other individuals. This Alliance of Safe Streets advocates focused on S.723, the Hands Free bill, among a longer list […]

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Joe Lark speaks on H.3355

Action Alert: H.3355 in committee

Tell your Legislator: Support H.3355! Wednesday, the House Education & Public Works committee will consider H.3355 – “Driving Under the Influence of an Electronic Device, or DUI-E law”, aka the Distracted Driving bill, at: 2:30 PM, Wednesday, February 6, Room 433, Solomon Blatt Building, 1105 Pendleton St, Columbia Traffic deaths per 100 million VMT averaged 61% higher and […]

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Rep. Bill Taylor speaks on H.3355

H.3355 testimony, January 29, 2019

Last Tuesday’s testimony for H.3355 has been described as “gripping”, by the bill’s sponsor, Rep. Taylor (Aiken-R).  It was that and more. H.3355 is the DUI-E (Driving while under the influence of an electronic device), aka Distracted Driving bill.  South Carolina unsuccessfully tried a similar bill during the 2017-2018 legislative session, but I think this […]

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Distracted Driving

Action Alert: H.3355 in subcommittee hearing January 29th!

  Tell your Legislator: Support H.3355! Tomorrow, the Transportation Subcommittee of the SC House Education & Public Works Committee will consider H.3355 – “Driving Under the Influence of an Electronic Device, or DUI-E law”, aka the Distracted Driving bill, at: 2 PM, Tuesday, January 29 ROOM 433, Solomon Blatt Building, 1105 Pendleton St, Columbia While the […]

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