A Missouri Senate committee has approved legislation that bars all drivers from texting while driving.
Currently, only drivers 21 years old and younger are prohibited from sending cell phone text messages while driving.
But what's the problem with that system according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol?
It's hard to tell how old a driver is if an officer sees them texting.
Updated at 3:45 with comments from Indian community.
Updated as of 2:15 p.m. after 1:30 p.m. court appearance:
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