/ SECTION __. Article 1, Chapter 1, Title 56 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 56-1-55. (A) It is unlawful for a person who holds a beginners permit or a restricted driver's license to drive a motor vehicle while using a cellular telephone or text messaging device.
(B) A person who violates a provision contained in this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, must be imprisoned not more than thirty days, or fined not more than five hundred dollars, or both."
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend title to conform.