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AMENDMENT FOR SENATE STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE ENGROSSED BILL

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___________________ moved that HB 1177 be amended as follows:


    On page 2, line 1, of the Senate State Affairs Committee engrossed bill, delete "secondary" and insert "primary".

    On page 2, line 2, delete "petty offense" and insert "Class 2 misdemeanor".

    On page 2, line 24, delete "distracted driving and".

    On page 3, line 1, after "." insert "However, any public or private employer may establish, maintain, or enforce a policy or rule that prohibits any employee from using an electronic wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle.".

    On page 3, delete lines 4 and 5, and insert:

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    No handheld electronic wireless communication device used in violation of this Act may be seized by a law enforcement officer to establish a violation of this Act. However, a handheld electronic wireless communication device may be seized upon compliance with the search and seizure requirements in chapter 23A-35.".