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SB 196: Child Safety Devices in Motor Vehicles

GENERAL BILL by Altman ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Latvala ; Benacquisto ; Rich ; Ring ; Gibson ; Detert ; Joyner ; Smith ; Braynon

Child Safety Devices in Motor Vehicles; Providing child restraint requirements for children age 7 years or younger who are less than a specified height; providing exceptions; redefining the term “motor vehicle” to exclude certain vehicles from such requirements; providing a grace period; requiring that a law enforcement officer issue a warning and give educational literature to an operator of a motor vehicle during the grace period, etc.

Effective Date: except as otherwise expressly provided in this act, this act will take effect July 1, 2012
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died in Budget
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Transportation (TR)
  2. Budget Subcommittee on Transportation, Tourism, and Economic Development Appropriations (BTA)
  3. Budget (BC)

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