Cell Phone Drivers
Frustrated by drivers who ignore Connecticut’s ban on talking and texting on hand-held cellphones, some state legislators want insurance companies to know when their customers break the law.
Operation Hang Up, which resulted in a thousand tickets during last year’s blitz, is back.
Under the bill, a repeat violator could face a $500 fine.
It might surprise out-of-staters, but the law has been on the books for six years in Connecticut.