New York Begins Enforcing Law Requiring Back Seat Passengers Older Than 16 To Wear Seat BeltsBack seat passengers caught without a seat belt can be tagged with a $50 fine. The driver could be fined, too.
Cuomo Signs New Law Requiring All Passengers Age 16 And Up To Wear A Seat BeltBack seat passengers will now need to buckle up, or pay up.
New York State May Pass Law Requiring Back Seat Passengers To Buckle UpA bill to make back-seat seat belt use mandatory passed the New York Senate in May. The Assembly is expected to vote on the bill.
Gov. Cuomo Pushing For New Law Requiring All Back Seat Passengers To Use Seat BeltsWednesday's snow and the slippery roads helped make the case for a new proposal from Gov. Andrew Cuomo requiring adults riding in the back seat to wear seat belts.