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Bill Requiring Drivers to 'Buckle Up or be Cited' Has Failed

Bill Requiring Drivers to 'Buckle Up or be Cited' Has Failed

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(KSL News) A bill that would have allowed police to pull over an adult for failure to wear a seat belt has died.

The bill was touted as a way to ensure more people were wearing their seat belts.

Currently, police have to pull adult drivers over for another offense first before they can issue a ticket.

Legislators say they believed the bill infringed upon the personal rights of drivers.

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