Odd saga of 2019 legislative push for Virginia handheld ban comes to an end — House Speaker Cox blocked vote on amendment

Last-Ditch Effort To Pass Hands Free Driving Bill Killed By Virginia House Speaker
The Community Idea Stations, April 3, 2019

Follow-up four-years later shows drivers’ mobile device-specific distraction is changing — manipulation: Survey

Risky phone use while driving is soaring, and it’s killing Americans, IIHS study finds
USA Today, January 24, 2019

Bills to improve distracted driving law — Virginia’s House and Senate have bipartisan support for handheld ban

After falling short last year, Virginia lawmakers renew push to ban holding a phone while driving
Richmond Times-Dispatch, January 16, 2019