Raised S.B. No. 1054
Session Year 2019


To (1) establish the offenses of smoking or otherwise inhaling or ingesting a cannabis-type substance while operating a motor vehicle and smoking a cannabis-type substance as a passenger in a motor vehicle as class C misdemeanors, (2) provide immunity to certain persons withdrawing blood for a blood alcohol test, (3) provide that the Commissioner of Motor Vehicles may suspend driving privileges of and require the use of an ignition interlock device by a surviving operator of a motor vehicle who has an elevated blood alcohol content based on a blood, breath or urine sample of such operator involved in an accident resulting in the serious physical injury or death of a person, and (4) clarify and improve the effectiveness of the statutes prohibiting the operation of a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/25/2019Public Hearing 03/29
 3/8/2019Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

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