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New Michigan Child Restraint Law

March 30, 2008

Governor signs new child restraint law

On March 27, Governor Granholm signed Michigan's new child restraint law. Effective July 1, the law will require the use of approved booster seats for children between the ages of four and eight and less than 4 feet 9 inches tall.

Several UMTRI researchers have provided technical data over the past few years to support passing this law:

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