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What is the weight requirement for a booster seat in California?
Last Updated: 12th February, 2020
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Beside this, what are the requirements for a booster seat in California?
(California Vehicle Code Section 27360.) Childrenunder the age of 8 must be secured in a car seat orbooster seat in the back seat. Children who are 8years of age OR have reached 4'9" in height may be secured by abooster seat, but at a minimum must be secured by a safetybelt.
Beside above, what is the weight requirement for a backless booster seat? An average 40-pound child is typically closer to agefive, a much safer age to consider making a transition tobooster use. And many booster seats that can be usedin both a highback and backless configuration have a higherminimum weight limit of 40 pounds when used in thebackless mode.
In respect to this, what is the height and weight requirements for a booster seat?
All children whose weight or heightexceeds the forward-facing limit for their car safetyseat should use a belt positioning booster seat untilthe vehicle seat belt fits properly, typically when theyhave reached 4 feet 9 inches in height and are 8 through 12years of age.
When can you stop using a booster seat in California?
Children at this stage are not yet ready for adultsafety belts and should use belt-positioning boosterseats until they are at least 4'9″ and between 8 and 12years old.