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House approves seat belt scrutiny

Bill would let police pull over non-users

By Scott Helman
Globe Staff / January 20, 2006

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The Massachusetts House narrowly approved a controversial bill yesterday to give police officers authority to pull over drivers for not wearing seat belts, a move that supporters say would prevent needless deaths and injuries on state roads every year. (Full article: 1077 words)

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