Maryland

Code Section
Annotated code of MD. Transp. 16-205; 16-212; 21-902; 27-101

BAC Legal Limit
.08% BAC

Rehabilitation Required?
Driver Improvement Program and Alcohol Education Program required

Driver’s License Suspension?
1st: 60 days; 2nd: 120 days

Other Penalties
If “Under the influence”: 1st: up to $500, 2 mos. in jail; 2nd: up to $500 and 1 yr. in jail; “While intoxicated”: 1st: up to $1000 and/or 1 yr. in jail; 2nd: up to $2000 and/or no more than 2 yrs. in jail; 3rd and subsequent: min. $3000 and/or min. 3 yrs. Note: offenses including bodily injury or death or fleeing/evading police involve stiffer penalties


Inside Maryland