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State Laws on Distracted Driving—Handheld Ban: July 2020

Figure

Map of the U.S. showing states with distracted driving regulations as of 2020

Notes:

Partial ban includes select drivers (e.g., under the age of 18, those with a learner’s permits or intermediate license).

Description:

This map is included in the Transportation Statistics Annual Report 2020 publication. 

Source:

U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, based on the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, Overview of Distracted Driving, Cellphones, and Texting, available at www.iihs.org as of November 2019.