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A South Carolina Senate subcommittee recently passed a bill to help enforce the state’s law against illegal passing of a stopped school bus.
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton officially declared Feb. 22 as School Bus Driver Appreciation Day throughout the state to honor drivers for their tireless dedication to safely transporting students.
A Louisiana task force formed to review student transportation and passenger safety submitted its final report last month in response to legislative attempts to pass a new school bus seat belts law.
Legislation was introduced this month before the Washington State Legislature that would require all newly purchased school buses to be equipped with lap-shoulder seat belts, with illegal passing cameras paying for the occupant restraints as well as all new school bus purchases.
A South Carolina bill to stiffen penalties for overtaking a stopped school bus was introduced to the state Legislature Wednesday before being sent to committee.