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Old 02-18-2008, 09:18 PM   #1
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truck bed seat (legal or not?)

i was wondering if it is legal or illegal to have a bench seat in the bed of a pickup in california? thanks.
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It's illegal under California law for anyone to ride in the bed of a pickup (on streets / highways) unless they're secured with a restraint meeting federal requirements ...

http://www.dmv.ca.gov/pubs/vctop/d11/vc23116.htm
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Many states have traffic laws available on the DMV website. You might want to try this link (hope it works) Good luck!

http://search.ca.gov/search?q=truck&...15&submit.y=17
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Looks like you and I were on the same track Enola, you beat me to it...
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i planned on doing this and the way u would have to do it or i was told was the seatbelts and seat have to be secured to the frame. but i would talk to the dmv, a chp told me that
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