SB 493
Provides that children under 2 years old shall be secured in a rear-facing child passenger restraint system when transported in a motor vehicle
Sponsor:
LR Number:
2369S.01I
Committee:
Last Action:
2/10/2021 - S First Read
Journal Page:
Title:
Calendar Position:
18
Effective Date:
August 28, 2021

Current Bill Summary

SB 493 - This act specifies that children under the age of 2 years riding in motor vehicles shall be secured in rear-facing child passenger restraint systems; except that the child may be secured in a front-facing system once the child reaches the highest rear-facing weight or height established by the restraint system's manufacturer.

This act is identical to HB 1055 (2021), and similar to HB 2199 (2020), HB 621 (2019), HB 848 (2019), SB 1076 (2018), and HB 2304 (2018).

ERIC VANDER WEERD

Amendments

No Amendments Found.