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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 518

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 1401

 

*01401*

Referred to Committee on TRANSPORTATION

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. DOYLE, 9th Dist.

(By Request)

 

AN ACT CONCERNING DRIVING WITH A PET ON THE DRIVER'S LAP.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That section 14-296aa of the general statutes be amended to specify that a person driving with a pet on the driver's lap is guilty of distracted driving.

Statement of Purpose:

To prohibit driving with a pet on the driver's lap, making highways safer.