How many points is a seat belt ticket in NY?

I got pulled over while driving through New York and I got a ticket for not wearing my seat belt properly. How many points will I get on my license for this kind of ticket?

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Answer provided by
Liz Jenson
Answered on Jul 13, 2022
I’m sorry to hear that you got pulled over. You typically will not get any points for a seat belt ticket in NY. You may be fined anywhere from $25 to $100 for the offense, though.
That said, you will get three license points if the person who was improperly restrained was under 16. If a child has not been properly restrained in the appropriate kind of seat, the driver will suffer the consequences on their driving record.
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