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Question:

Children under the age of _____ must wear appropriate safety restraints while the vehicle is in motion.

A 12
Explaination

New Mexico law requires all children under the age of 12 to wear appropriate safety restraints while the vehicle is in motion. Children under the age of 24 months or weighing less than 60 pounds must be secured in an approved safety device. Children should be secured in the rear seat. [Safety Belts and Child Restraints, The Driver License, New Mexico Driver Manual]