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Inslee Signs Tougher Distracted Driving and DUI Laws

Alongside families and victims of sometimes fatal collisions due to distracted and impaired drivers, Gov. Jay Inslee signed three bills in Tacoma Tuesday, aimed at reducing impaired and distracted driving on Washington’s roads.

The bills signed make any use of a mobile phone while driving a primary offense, make an individual’s fourth DUI a felony, and implement recommendations from a task-force on impaired driving.

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