Key Votes

SB 296 - Seat Belt Violation as Primary Offense - Key Vote

Colorado Key Votes

Greg Brophy voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (20-15) - (Key vote)

Title: Seat Belt Violation as Primary Offense

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would make operating a vehicle without a seat belt a primary offense.

Highlights:
-Requires that every child under four years of age have a child restraint system when riding in passenger vehicles (Sec. 3). -Exempts individuals with certain medical conditions and employees who make frequent stops in the course of their business (Sec. 4). -States that drivers who are not wearing seat belts, have passengers who are not wearing seat belts, or are transporting children who are not adequately restrained will receive a fine (Sec. 5).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Seat Belt Violation as Primary Offense

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Gwyn Green (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter C. Groff (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joel Stanton Judd (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Claire Levy (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Liane 'Buffie' McFadyen (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Karen Middleton (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John P. Morse (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John V. 'Jack' Pommer (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joe Rice (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James L. 'Jim' Riesberg (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Suzanne S. Williams (CO - D) (Out Of Office)