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Massachusetts Mandatory Seat Belts, Question 5 (1986)

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The Massachusetts Mandatory Seat Belts Act, also known as Question 5, was on the November 4, 1986 ballot in Massachusetts as a veto referendum, where it was defeated, thus overturning the legislation. The measure would have required the use of seat belts in motor vehicles.[1]

Election results

Massachusetts Question 5 (1986)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No892,58053.69%
Yes 769,806 46.31%

Election results via: Massachusetts Secretary of State

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