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House Bill 1237

House Bill 1237

ARCHIVE (2007)

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DIGEST OF HB 1237 (Updated April 29, 2007 5:33 pm - DI 103)

Motor vehicle restraint systems. Requires occupants of motor vehicles to wear safety belts, with certain exceptions. Repeals conflicting laws concerning stopping, inspecting, or detaining vehicles to determine compliance with safety belt laws. Reinserts at a different location the statute concerning primary enforcement of safety belt laws. Provides that a law enforcement agency may not use a safety belt checkpoint to detect and issue a citation for failure to wear a safety belt. Makes conforming changes.
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Law Enacted
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