What is the age and weight limit for a booster seat in Louisiana? Children ages 4 through 5 or children who weigh 40 to 60 pounds must be in a booster seat.
Does a 7 year old need a booster seat? Children must normally use a child car seat until they’re 12 years old or 135 centimetres tall, whichever comes first. Children over 12 or more than 135cm tall must wear a seat belt. You can choose a child car seat based on your child’s height or weight.
How much is a ticket for no car seat in Louisiana? Driving with a child passenger under the age of 18 who’s not secured in any type of child restraint draws a $100 fine for a first offense, with the fine going up for any subsequent offenses.
What are the requirements for booster seats in Louisiana? The state of Louisiana legally requires children under the age of 9 years old and under 4’9” tall to be secured in a booster seat (or car seat). Children under four years old must be secured in a forward-facing car seat with a separate harness system.