SB 238: Child Safety Devices in Motor Vehicles
GENERAL BILL by Altman ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Benacquisto ; Latvala
Child Safety Devices in Motor Vehicles; Provides child-restraint requirements for children ages 4 through 7 years of age who are less than a specified height. Provides certain exceptions. Redefines the term "motor vehicle" to exclude certain vehicles from such requirements. Provides a grace period.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 House - Died in Messages
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Transportation (TR)
- Criminal Justice (CJ)
- Budget (BC)
Date Chamber Action 12/13/2010 Senate • Filed
1/5/2011 Senate • Referred to Transportation; Criminal Justice; Budget -SJ 25
1/28/2011 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Transportation, 02/07/11, 10:15 am, 37 Senate Office Building
2/7/2011 Senate • Favorable by Transportation; YEAS 4 NAYS 1 -SJ 117
2/8/2011 Senate • Now in Criminal Justice -SJ 117
2/11/2011 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Criminal Justice, 02/22/11, 9:00 am, 37 Senate Office Building
2/22/2011 Senate • Favorable by Criminal Justice; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 117
• Now in Budget -SJ 117
3/8/2011 Senate • Introduced -SJ 27
3/10/2011 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Budget, 03/15/11, 3:15 pm, 412 Knott Building
3/15/2011 Senate • Favorable by- Budget; YEAS 19 NAYS 1 -SJ 232
3/16/2011 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 232
4/29/2011 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/03/11
5/3/2011 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 729
• Read 3rd time -SJ 729
• Passed; YEAS 32 NAYS 5 -SJ 729
5/3/2011 House • In Messages
5/7/2011 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Messages
SB 238, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 12/13/2010 at 8:17 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Related Bills (2)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 11 Child-restraint Requirements Steinberg Similar Last Action: 5/7/2011 H Died in Transportation and Highway Safety Subcommittee
Location: In committee/council (THSS)
S 1150 (e2) Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Latvala Compare Last Action: 5/7/2011 S Died in returning Messages, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 2160 (Ch. 2011-66)
Location: In returning messages from House
Floor Amendments (2)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Floor Action Format 376916 - Amendment
Between lines 62 and 63 insert:
533526 - Amendment
Between lines 68 and 69 insert:
Committee Votes (3)
Date Committee Result 2/7/2011 10:15 AM Transportation 4 Yeas - 1 Nays 2/22/2011 9:00 AM Criminal Justice 4 Yeas - 0 Nays 3/15/2011 3:15 PM Budget 19 Yeas - 1 Nays
Floor Votes (1)
Date Chamber Result 5/3/2011 11:00 AM Senate 32 Yeas - 5 Nays
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 316.613 Child restraint requirements. Page 1 (pdf)
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