N.Y. Senate Bans Driving And Talking

June 2001
Wireless Week;6/25/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 26, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that the New York State Senate has passed a bill on June 22, 2001 which will prohibit talking on mobile phones while driving. Number of states which have attempted to pass similar laws; Provisions of the law.


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