Texting Law


Beginning March 8, 2012 the new Texting Law takes effect. A violation occurs when a driver   sends, reads, or writes a text based communication while the vehicle is in motion.

A text based communication is defined as text message, instant message, or electronic mail or other Communication composed or received on an interactive wireless device.

The violation is a PRIMARY OFFENSE and incurs a fine of $ 50.00 plus court costs.