Child restraint devices; penalty if child suffers injury or death. (SB705)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Child restraint devices; penalty. Expands the violation of the Child Restraints article to include a misdemeanor for a violation where the child suffers injury or death.

Status

01/23/2013: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
11/27/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100826D
11/27/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/15/2013Impact statement from DPB (SB705)
01/23/2013Passed by indefinitely in Transportation (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)

Comments

stephen writes:

This Violation should also be for the person at fault for the accident. But yet this same bill writer has no problem with drunk Drivers getting their license back to harm the same kids that this law protects.