Colorado Car Seat and Booster Seat Laws
Rear-Facing Car Seat
Children under age 1 or who weigh less than 20 pounds must be properly restrained in a rear-facing child safety seat if available.
Children ages 1 to 3 who weigh 20 to 40 pounds must be in a child safety seat.
Children ages 4 to 7 must be in a booster seat.
Children ages 8 to 15 must be restrained in the vehicle.
Law states no preference.
Fines & Penalties
Maximum fine for first offense is $71.
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