Distracted Driving Law

Maryland New Traffic Laws October 1, 2013

September 24th, 2013

Maryland has new traffic laws going into effect on October 1, 2013, and the Maryland State Police want to make sure everyone is aware of the changes. First, effective Oct. 1, it will become a primary offense for drivers to use hand-held cellphones while driving. This means that using your cellphone ALONE is a reason [...]

Stricter Distracted Driving Laws in Maryland

April 10th, 2013

The General Assembly passed a bill on Monday which would make talking on a handheld cellphone while driving a vehicle a primary offense. According to an article by WBAL, under the new bill, a police officer would be able to pull a driver over for talking on a handheld while their vehicle is in motion. [...]

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