distracted driving http://wfpl.org en Texting While Driving Now Costs 3 Points Against a Kentucky Driver's License http://wfpl.org/post/texting-while-driving-now-costs-3-points-against-kentucky-drivers-license <p>Texting while driving can now cost Kentucky drivers three points against their license.</p><p>In August, Gov. Steve Beshear announced that <a href="/post/texting-while-driving-will-cost-3-points-against-kentucky-drivers-license">he’d enacted emergency regulations adding the new penalty.</a></p><p>The regulations went into effect in November after a legislative committee gave no objections,&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Transportation Cabinet spokesman Ryan Watts says.</span></p> Sun, 01 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Joseph Lord 7718 at http://wfpl.org Texting While Driving Now Costs 3 Points Against a Kentucky Driver's License