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Government
3:50 pm
Wed June 24, 2015

Kentucky Booster Seat Law Takes Effect Today

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A new child safety seat law takes effect Wednesday in Kentucky.

The law requires children younger than 8 and between 40-57 inches tall to ride in a booster seat.

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Government
6:46 am
Tue June 16, 2015

New Vehicle Booster Seat Requirements Go into Effect

Gov. Steve Beshear on Monday signed the new booster seat law in Lexington.
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  A ceremonial bill signing was held Monday for Kentucky's new, stricter vehicle booster seat law. But, enacting a new law doesn't guarantee parents will adhere to the stiffer guidelines. 

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Government
7:49 am
Wed March 25, 2015

General Assembly Gives Final Approval to Booster Seat Changes

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Kentucky's vehicle booster seat law is getting an upgrade.  Final approval came last night at the state Capital. 

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Government
12:32 pm
Wed March 11, 2015

Booster Seat Legislation Gets Senate Committee Backing

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Child safety advocates have long sought modifications to Kentucky's vehicle booster seat law. 

It appears such a change is headed toward final passage in the General Assembly.  Current law requires children under age seven who are between 40 and 50 inches tall ride in a booster.  

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Government
4:42 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

Kentucky House Passes Booster Seat Legislation

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A bill that would increase safety requirements for minors in car booster seats has passed the Kentucky House.

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