In the US, trying to ban smartphones for people under 21 years of age

Vermont Democratic Senator in the United States introduced a bill under which people under the age of 21 are not

must use smartphones. Allegedly, they have not yet "grown up" to this.

Senator believes that people under 21 cannotBe mature enough to use your smartphone safely. As evidence for this thesis, politicians cited cases of traffic accidents and the prevalence of bullying on the Internet among adolescents. Smartphones are reported to be one of the leading causes of death among young people in the United States. Allegedly, adolescents are more often involved in dangerous activities using telephones, which can even result in suicide.

The bill proposes to fine citizens under 21 years old caught using a smartphone. The amount of the fine is $ 1,000. In addition, imprisonment may be used as punishment.