Summary: H.R.2218 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2218. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/10/2019)

Stop for School Buses Act of 2019

This bill addresses safety measures and programs to prevent the illegal passing of school buses.

Specifically, the Department of Transportation must

  • conduct a review of existing state laws and programs regarding the illegal passing of school buses;
  • create a nationwide public safety campaign to highlight the importance of illegally passing school buses;
  • review and evaluate the effectiveness of various technologies to enhance school bus safety;
  • review driver education materials in states to determine how the illegal passing of school buses is addressed; and
  • research the connections between the illegal passing of school buses and other safety issues, including distracted driving.