Child Passenger Safety Seat Systems
Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

Sec. 545.412. Child Passenger Safety Seat Systems; Offense. Text (a) A person commits an offense if the person operates a passenger vehicle, transports a child who is younger than five years of age and less than 36 inches in height, and does not keep the child secured during the operation of the vehicle in a child passenger safety seat system according to the instructions of the manufacturer of the safety seat system. (b) An offense under this section is a misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not less than $100 or more than $200.

*Updated this year*545.412 Child Passenger Safety Seat Systems - Any child younger than 8 who is shorter than 4'9"

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