Establish an essential protocol that can provide a respectful, efficient and accurate investigation at the scene of a car crash without violating privacy rights.
GOAL: Accurately assess the damage caused by this national epidemic but also, to identify offenders.
Education is essential, but without the support of deterrents this destructive behavior is not likely to change. The existence of the Breathalyzer has been instrumental in the improvement in drunk driving and this legislation and technology can have an equally positive result.
Usage over content
All U.S. states have driver licensing laws which state that a licensed driver has given their implied consent to a field sobriety test and/or a Breathalyzer or similar manner of determining blood alcohol concentration.
(Sponsored the 2001 handsfree phone law)
Senator Terrence Murphy, Assemblyman Felix Ortiz, Ben Lieberman
ACDD co-founder Ben Lieberman announcing Evan’s Law at Albany press conference
(Senator Terrence Murphy, Ben Lieberman, Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D), Robert Greenstein New Castle Town Supervisor (D)
Senator Terrence Murphy, ACDD co-founder Deborah Becker, Assemblyman Felix Ortiz