2013 Regular Session



Vehicle Laws - Child Safety Seats and Seat Belts - Penalty

Sponsored by:

Senator King


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Increasing the fine from $25 to $75 for failing to secure a child under a specified age in a child safety seat or seat belt while transporting the child in a motor vehicle or operating a motor vehicle; and repealing a requirement that court costs are included in a specified fine.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators King, Forehand, Garagiola, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Montgomery, Peters, Pugh, Ramirez, and Robey
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0158
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0460 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Narrow Subject(s):Court Costs
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
(22-412.2, 22-412.3, 27-106)

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October 24, 2017 1:07 P.M.