V C Section 15603 Purpose of Division

Purpose of Division

15603.  The purpose of this division is to help prevent injuries to, and the death of, young children from the effects of being left alone in a motor vehicle, to help educate parents and caretakers about the dangers of leaving children alone in a motor vehicle, and to authorize a monetary fine to be imposed on a person for leaving a young child alone in a motor vehicle in circumstances that pose a life safety risk.

Added Sec. 2, Ch. 855, Stats. 2001. Effective January 1, 2002.