Download: Is it ever OK to leave your child alone in the car?

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A proposed law in New York aims to keep parents from leaving their kids in the car.

CBS New York reports that the New York state Senate just passed a new bill that would outlaw letting kids under the age of eight wait in the car without a guardian of at least age 12.

The bill’s sponsor says cars should never be used as babysitters.

Violators would be charged between $50 and $250.

Officials say it will prevent tragedies, but parents say they should be allowed to decide if their kids are safe.

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