In your opinion, SHOULD police be allowed to stop a vehicle
if they observe a seat belt violation when no other traffic laws are being broken?

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
Should be allowed to stop 1912 52.2 1.1 50.1 54.3
Should not be allowed 1478 42.5 1.1 40.4 44.6
Don't know/Not sure 211 5.3 0.5 4.3 6.3

Among all respondents, excluding refusals.
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