H.B. 101 - Distracted Driver Amendments


Floor Sponsor: Sen. Don L. Ipson


Better Utah Position

– Support

Bill Status

– Did Not Pass

Bill Timeline

  • 2/24/20- Passed House
  • 3/4/20- Passed Senate 2nd Reading
  • 3/12/20- Filed as not passed


Updates Utah’s law prohibiting texting while driving to encompass common smartphone uses, with limited exceptions.

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Voted "Yes"
Vote Legislator District
Yes Sen. J. Stuart Adams Republican SD22
Yes Sen. Curtis S. Bramble Republican SD16
Yes Sen. David G. Buxton Republican SD20
Yes Sen. Allen M. Christensen Republican SD19
Yes Sen. Gene Davis Democrat SD3
Yes Sen. Luz Escamilla Democrat SD1
Yes Sen. Wayne A. Harper Republican SD6
Yes Sen. Daniel Hemmert Republican SD14
Yes Sen. Lyle W. Hillyard Republican SD25
Yes Sen. David P. Hinkins Republican SD27
Yes Sen. Don L. Ipson Republican SD29
Yes Sen. Jani Iwamoto Democrat SD4
Yes Sen. Derek L. Kitchen Democrat SD2
Yes Sen. Karen Mayne Democrat SD5
Yes Sen. Ralph Okerlund Republican SD24
Yes Sen. Kathleen Riebe Democrat SD8
Yes Sen. Jerry W. Stevenson Republican SD21
Yes Sen. Todd Weiler Republican SD23
Yes Sen. Ronald Winterton Republican SD26
Voted "No"
Vote Legislator District
No Sen. Jacob L. Anderegg Republican SD13
No Sen. Kirk A. Cullimore Republican SD9
No Sen Lincoln Fillmore Republican SD10
No Sen. Keith Grover Republican SD15
No Sen. Deidre M. Henderson Republican SD7
No Sen. Daniel McCay Republican SD11
No Sen. Scott D. Sandall Republican SD17
No Sen. Evan J. Vickers Republican SD28
Officially Absent
Vote Legislator District
Absent Sen. Ann Millner Republican SD18
Absent Sen. Daniel W. Thatcher Republican SD12
Didn't Get to Vote
Vote Legislator District