Hands-Free Driving Law

New Laws Take Effect July 1

Jun 30, 2020
Lauren Chapman

The 2020 legislative session ended in March – but many of the major education and health care measures passed by the state legislature go into effect on Wednesday. 

Hands-Free Driving Law Takes Effect July 1

Jun 29, 2020
Lauren Chapman / IPB News

Hoosiers can no longer use their cell phones while driving unless they’re hands-free, starting Wednesday.

Hands-Free Driving Law, With $500 Fine, Passes House

Jan 30, 2020

Hoosiers could be fined up to $500 for using their cell phones while driving – unless hands-free – under a bill approved by the House.

A bill to ban drivers from holding cell phones while driving unanimously passed a House committee Wednesday.