2013 Regular Session



Vehicle Laws - Seat Belts and Child Safety Seats

Sponsored by:

Delegate Wilson


In the House - Hearing 2/05 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Altering the standard for the number of seat belts required to be equipped in the front and back seats of specified motor vehicles; altering, and extending the application of, the definition of the term "seat belt"; clarifying the circumstances under which specified restraint devices may be sold; altering specified penalties for violations of specified provisions relating to the use of seat belts and child safety seats; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Wilson and Arora
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0340 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Environmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections
Narrow Subject(s):Drivers' Licenses
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Equipment
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(16-113, 22-412, 22-412.2, 22-412.3, 27-106)

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October 24, 2017 12:59 P.M.