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ISP to conduct child safety seat, seatbelt enforcement

ULLIN, IL (KFVS) -

District 22 Illinois State Troopers will perform occupant restraint enforcement patrols in Johnson, Massac, Union and Alexander Counties throughout the month of September.

Troopers say the patrols allow them to target a certain area and focus on traffic violations and related compliance with safety belt and child safety seat laws.

Safety belt enforcement zones will also be set up to make sure everyone in the vehicle is buckled up.

As of January 1, 2012, Illinois law requires all vehicle passengers, front and back, to be buckled up.

The project is funded through the Illinois Department of Transportation, Division of Traffic Safety.

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