Oklahoma Car Seat Laws in 2021

In Oklahoma law, a child under eight years old must be properly secured in a child restraint system when being transported in a motor vehicle on a roadway, street, or highway. A child eight to seventeen years old must wear a seat belt properly secured to the motor vehicle Babies and Children Up to Three … Read more

Alabama Car Seat Laws in 2021

In Alabama law, a child up to one year old and up to twenty pounds must be properly secured in an infant-only or convertible car seat, a child between one and five years old and weighing up to forty pounds must be properly secured in a convertible car seat in the forward position or a … Read more

Alaska Car Seat Laws in 2021

When in a motor vehicle, children under one year old or under twenty pounds must be secured in a rear-facing child safety seat; children between one and four years old and at least twenty pounds must be secured in a child restraint device; children between four and seven years old must be secured in a … Read more

North Dakota Car Seat Laws in 2019

Under North Dakota law, a child under eight years old and under fifty-seven inches tall must be properly secured in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions in a child restraint system complying with United States Department of Transportation standards when being transported in a moving motor vehicle. A child between the ages of eight and seventeen years … Read more

New York Car Seat Laws in 2021

In New York law, a child under two years old and under forty pounds must be restrained in a rear-facing safety seat, a child between two and three years old and forty pounds or more must be restrained in a safety seat, a child between four and seven must be restrained by a child restraint … Read more

North Carolina Car Seat Laws in 2021

In North Carolina law, a child under eight years old and under eighty pounds must be properly secured in a weight-appropriate child passenger restraint system and a child between eight and seventeen years old must be secured by a properly fitted seat belt when being transported in a motor vehicle which is required by federal … Read more

New Hampshire Car Seat Laws in 2021

In New Hampshire law, a child under seven years old and under 57 inches tall must be properly fastened and secured by a child restraint system complying with United States Department of Transportation safety standards, and a child between the ages of seven and seventeen years old or at least 57 inches tall must wear … Read more

New Mexico Car Seat Laws in 2021

In New Mexico law, a child under eighteen years of age must be properly secured in a child passenger restraint device or by a safety belt when being transported in a passenger car, van, or pickup truck. The purpose of New Mexico’s Safety Belt Use Act is to reduce the likelihood of injury or death … Read more

New Jersey Car Seat Laws in 2021

In New Jersey law, a child under eight years old and less than 57” tall must be secured in a child passenger restraint system or booster seat that complies with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number 213 in the rear seat of a motor vehicle equipped with safety belts or a Lower Anchors and Tethers … Read more

Nevada Car Seat Laws in 2021

In Nevada law, a child under six years old and up to sixty pounds being transported in a motor vehicle must be secured in a child restraint system. A child restraint system is any device designed to restrain, seat, or position a child in a motor vehicle, including integrated child seats, booster seats and belt-positioning … Read more