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1992

Georgia State University Law Review

O.C.G.A. 40-5-63

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Motor Vehicles And Traffic Drivers' Licenses, Uniform Rules Of The Road: Modify Procedures And Penalties Relating To Driving Under The Influence Of Drugs Or Alcohol, Charles R. Bridgers Oct 1992

Motor Vehicles And Traffic Drivers' Licenses, Uniform Rules Of The Road: Modify Procedures And Penalties Relating To Driving Under The Influence Of Drugs Or Alcohol, Charles R. Bridgers

Georgia State University Law Review

SB 489 initiates administrative suspension of drivers'; licenses for second time DUI violators. SB 487 increases penalties for habitual DUI violators and creates a crime of endangering a child by driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. HB 451 defines traffic accident which resulted in serious injuries or fatalities.; SB 579 allows a driver to reduce points on her license by taking a corrective course before eight points are accumulated. HB 1508 directs the Department of Public Safety to accept driver correction courses certified by other states. SB 524 adds an additional monetary penalty onto a conviction for DUI ...


Motor Vehicles And Traffic Driver's Licenses, Uniform Rules Of The Road: Change Definitions, Penalties, And Procedures Relating To Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol And Drugs, Linwood Gunn Jan 1992

Motor Vehicles And Traffic Driver's Licenses, Uniform Rules Of The Road: Change Definitions, Penalties, And Procedures Relating To Driving Under The Influence Of Alcohol And Drugs, Linwood Gunn

Georgia State University Law Review

The package of bills makes it unlawful for any person to possess an open container of an alcoholic beverage while operating a motor vehicle. The level of alcohol concentration that constitutes driving under the influence is reduced to 0.10 grams, with a level of 0.06 grams for minors under the age of eighteen. The package provides for the publication of the name, address, and photograph of any person convicted a third time of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The package provides for a six hour detention period for persons arrested for driving under the influence ...