State Driving Laws

Speeding 26 mph over the posted limit is now a Class B misdemeanor and speeding 35 mph or more over the posted limit is a Class A misdemeanor.  (Arrestable offenses).

Use of hand-held cell phone devices while driving is banned. Bluetooth headsets, earpieces, and voice activated commands are permitted. The only exemptions from this law apply to drivers reporting emergencies and drivers using electronic devices while parked on the shoulder of a roadway.