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SF 1070 - Seat Belt Law - Key Vote

Minnesota Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (46-20) - (Key vote)

Title: Seat Belt Law

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that permits police officers to issue citations for seat belt use violations without first observing any other violation. Requires all passengers in a vehicle, regardless of age, to wear a seatbelt. The bill further stipulates that passengers over 15 will receive a $25 citation, if they do not wear a seatbelt and the driver will receive a $25 citation for each passenger under 15 without a seatbelt.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Seat Belt Law

Sponsors

  • Steve L. Murphy (MN - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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