If you get caught running a stop sign or red light in Alaska, you’ll likely face fines and demerit points on your driving record. This article gives an overview of what the law prohibits and some specific consequences of a stop sign or red light violation.
Alaska bans texting while driving for all drivers but there is no ban on cell phone use. Laws banning handheld cellphones have been introduced into the Alaska legislature and have not passed. Cell Phone Use There is no cell phone ban for Alaska drivers
Obtaining a commercial driver's license (CDL) in Alaska requires passage of a skills and knowledge test based upon the type of commercial motor vehicles (CMV) being driven. Federal law requires that CDL drivers crossing state lines must be 21 years of age. States may set different age limits for commercial drivers that operate solely within the state.