California Mandates Car Seats for Kids Up to 8 Years Old

California is the latest state to tell 6 and 7-year-olds to get back into their car seats. A new measure that kicks in Jan. 1 will mandate car seats for children until they are 8, or 4 feet 9 inches tall. Under current law in the state, kids must be in car seats until they are 6 or 60 pounds. The measure—signed by Gov. Jerry Brown after similar bills were previously vetoed twice by former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger—moves closer to guidelines from the National Highway Traffic Safety...Full Story
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