Illinois: Cell Phone Driving Ban Takes Effect Jan 1stWith the New Year comes Illinois’ new ban on using hand-held electronic devices behind the wheel.
Illinois House Approves Cellphone BanHeads to Gov. Quinn's desk
Illinois House Supports Cell Phone Limits in VehiclesThe measure would force drivers to use hands-free devices or a speaker-phone feature while motoring.
Ill Lawmakers Debate New Cell Phone RestrictionsState Rep. Jerry Costello says lawmakers are cracking down on phone use while driving because it’s a new technology that presents new problems.
Cell Phone Ban Gaining Ground in IllinoisIllinois already has a texting-while-driving ban and a total ban on phone use for drivers under age 19.
Illinois Debates Total Cell Phone Ban Dave Druker of the secretary of state’s office says if there is a ban, compliance will start out low, and then grow.

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