Junior Drivers

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Pennsylvania Legislature Approves New Restrictions On Teen Drivers

State rep Kathy Watson believes the most significant provision of her bill will be one that makes it a primary offense for anyone under the age of 18 not to be properly restrained.


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Cellphone Texting Remains A Hot Topic In The Pennsylvania House

A bill that would add cell phone text messages to the sales pitches covered by Pennsylvania’s Do Not Call list has been approved by a Pennsylvania House committee.


Kathy Watson, the bill's sponsor. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Pa. House Committee Advances Bills On Distracted Driving

In addition to a bill that would place more restrictions on junior drivers, the House Transportation Committee has approved two bills that would address distracted behavior by all drivers.


Kathy Watson, the bill's sponsor. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Proponents Of Stricter Junior Drivers Bill Find Support In New Poll

A poll by Susquehanna Opinion and Research shows 58% of Pennsylvania voters support tougher laws for junior drivers.


Kathy Watson, the bill's sponsor. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

PA House Republicans Unveil Rules For Junior Drivers

The bill does not include restrictions on cell phone use. That will be considered separately.