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Ipswich, MA Police Department
Thursday September 30th, 2010 :: 02:24 p.m. EDT

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At 12:01 AM today the Safe Driving Law went into effect making texting while driving illegal. www.ipswichpolice.org

Ipswich Police Department At 12:01 AM today the Safe Driving Law went into effect making texting while driving illegal along with several other new violations. Under the enhanced law it is now a civil offense to use any “mobile telephone or handheld device capable of accessing the internet to write, send, or read and electronic message.” The ...new law also prohibits the use of any mobile phone or mobile electronic device by a Junior Operator. You can read a summary of the new law on the RMV website at :http://www.massdot.state.ma.us/RMV/SafeDrivingLawSummary.aspx

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Ipswich, MA Police Department
15 Elm St
Ipswich, MA 01938

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Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 978-356-4343

Eric Copithorne
ecopithorne@ipswichpolice.org
978-356-4343

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