New York State law requires children under 8 years of age to be restrained in a proper child restraint (car seat with a harness or a belt positioning booster seat, depending on the child’s age, weight, and height).
As of November 1, 2019, New York State law requires all children to ride rear-facing until age 2.
Northern Madison County: Madison County Health Department in Wampsville, call 315-366-2361.
Southern Madison County: Community Action Partnership in Morrisville, call 315-684-3144, ext. 20.
Get Your Car Seat Checked
If you have a car seat you would like checked for safety and proper fit for your child, call the New York State Police, Troop D Headquarters located at 231 Genesee Street in Oneida, at 315-366-6035 to schedule an appointment.