Child Passenger Safety Laws: Wisconsin

Child Restraint Required

Under 1 yrs or under 20 lbs in rear-facing infant seat

1-3 yrs or less than 40 lbs in forward-facing child safety seat

4-7 yrs or 40-80 lbs and under 57" tall in booster seat

3 yrs or under and less than 40 lbs in rear seat if available

Adult Safety Belt Permissible

8 yrs or under or 80 lbs and 57" or taller

Maximum Fine for 1st Offense

$175.30 if passenger under 4 yrs

$150.10 if passenger 4-7 yrs