Distracted Driving Conference, Day 2

The Department of Transportation held a summit on reducing the growing safety risk that distracted driving is imposing on our… read more

The Department of Transportation held a summit on reducing the growing safety risk that distracted driving is imposing on our nation’s roads. This was the second day of the summit.

Senators Mark Pryor and Bob Menendez made opening remarks and answered questions from members of the audience. 

Panelists talked about regulation and enforcement of laws related to text messaging while driving. State legislators from Illinois, Arizona, and Oregon talked about distracted driver legislation efforts in their states. Other panelists included law enforcement officials from New York and Maryland. Following their remarks they responded to questions from audience members. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Public Affairs Event
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 2, 2009
Last Aired:
Nov 23, 2009

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  • Oct 02, 2009 | 11:52am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 03, 2009 | 1:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 06, 2009 | 6:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 09, 2009 | 12:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 09, 2009 | 6:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 23, 2009 | 12:49pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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