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 […]
Anything related to how our laws are enforced by police officers. Think about when police officers do that, including penalties from bike or bike-car collisions, ticket diversion programs, etc.
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 […]
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 […]
Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety bill – H.3172 A bill to require that motorists stop for pedestrians already lawfully in the middle of a marked, unsignalized crosswalk. Current law only requires motorists yield, not stop. Vulnerable Roadway User bill – H.3173 A bill to require a motorist who has been charged with causing injury to a […]