Wyoming Car Seat and Booster Seat Laws

Rear-Facing Car Seat

Law states no preference.

Car Seat

Children ages 8 and younger must be properly restrained in an appropriate child safety seat in the back seat if possible.

Booster Seat

Infants through children age 8 must be properly restrained in an appropriate child safety seat in the back seat if possible.

Seat Belt

Children ages 15 and under must be restrained in the vehicle.

Seating Position

Children 8 years and younger must be in the rear seat if available.

Fines & Penalties

Maximum fine for first offense is $50. Maximum fine for second offense is $100.

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Source: "Child Passenger Safety Laws." Governors Highway Safety Association. Updated September 2011.

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