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Vehicle Laws - Rear-Facing Child Safety Seats - Requirement

Sponsored by:

Delegate Adams


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Requiring a person transporting a child under the age of 2 years in a motor vehicle to secure the child in a rear-facing child safety seat unless the child is at least 40 pounds or at least 40 inches tall.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Adams and Beidle
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections
Narrow Subject(s):Health, Department of
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Equipment
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Transportation, Department of
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Transportation

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March 2, 2018 9:37 A.M.