Except for novice drivers, there is no prohibition on cell phone use while driving in Maine. All Maine drivers are prohibited from texting while driving. Cell Phone Use There is no handheld cell phone prohibition for drivers in Maine.
Like most other states, Maine has two types of speeding laws: “absolute speeding limits” and a “basic speeding law.” This article explains the differences between the two and the consequences of each type of violation.
If you get caught running a stop sign or red light in Maine, 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.