California - AB1798
Schoolbuses: passenger restraint systems.
January 9, 2018
This billl would require, no later than January 1, 2028, any schoolbuses used for the transportation of any pupil attendign a public or private primary or secondary school to be equipped with passenger restraint systems. This bill would authorize the person or entity owning or operating a schoolbus to comply with the passenger safety restraint requirement either through retrofitting existing schoolbuses or purchasing new schoolbuses. Because a violation of the bill's requirements would be a crime, the bill would impose a state-mandated local program.