Bill to make seatbelt law less enforceable advances

Posted: March 15, 2011 | Senator Diamond, Transportation

[F]ormer Secretary of State Sen. Bill Diamond, D-Windham, said it would send a bad message to teens across the state to change the law to a secondary offense.

He said it will also cost the state money, an estimated $1.2 million over the next two years, if the law is changed.

“Let’s not unravel a good system,” he said.

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