POSTED: Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 8:30pm
UPDATED: Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 8:34pm
Baton Rouge, La (NBC33) — A bill that bans using social media sites while driving will soon be law.
All that it needs is for the Senate to pass it and the Governor's signature.
In a unanimous vote, House lawmakers gave the go ahead to the bill.
The bill's author, Senator Dale Erdy, said he authored it to help drivers be safe and to assist officers with enforcing the laws.
Click here  to learn more about the bill.