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New Seat Belt Law Goes Into Effect in West Virginia on Tuesday

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On Tuesday, police officers in West Virginia will be able to pull over drivers who aren't wearing their seat belts. Previously, officers could only tack on a fine for not wearing a seat belt, it was not a primary violation.

Beginning Tuesday, if you are pulled over for not wearing a seat belt, you will face a $25 fine. The violation will not result in any points being put on your license or require a court appearance.