Posted: Apr 13, 2010 11:53 AM
Updated: Apr 13, 2010 12:25 PM
The House Transportation Committee approved a bill Tuesday morning that would increase seat belt fines from $25 to $50.
During the debate, state safety leaders said 64 lives would be saved each year if seat belt fines were increased to $100.
News 2's Mike Steele will have more from the Capitol at 4, 5 & 6 p.m.