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 to help fund the Georgia Crime Victims Emergency Fund.
Charles R. Bridgers,
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,
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