Distracted Driving Laws: Arkansas

Hand-Held Ban?

Drivers 18-20 years old. Primary law.

All Cell Phone Ban?

School Bus Drivers

Yes. Primary law.

Novice Drivers

Drivers under 18. Secondary law.

Text Messaging Ban?

All drivers. Primary law.

*Note: Arkansas also bans the use of hand-held cell phones while driving in a school zone or in a highway construction zone. This law is secondarily enforced. 

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