Senate amendment #1 makes the following changes to the 1st edition. Directs the Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to also include education on Good Samaritan laws in developing the program to educate the public about the previously specified high-risk driving behaviors. Makes conforming changes to include education on Good Samaritan laws in the DMV's required public outreach initiative and reporting pursuant to the act. Makes conforming changes to the act's long title.
Bill S 202 (2019-2020)Summary date: Mar 27 2019 - View summary
Bill S 202 (2019-2020)Summary date: Mar 6 2019 - View summary
Directs the Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV), in consultation with the Department of Public Safety (DPS), to develop a program to educate the public about three high-risk driving behaviors: texting and driving, the Move Over Law, and restrictions in school and construction zones. Requires the DMV to engage in public outreach efforts and incorporate testing on high-risk driving behaviors into the DMV's written, traffic sign, and driving skills tests. Directs the DMV to report to specified NCGA Committees by December 1, 2019, on the act's implementation.