263:65-a; 265.82 et seq.
BAC Legal Limit
.08% BAC; under age 21:.02% or more
Yes, Impaired Driver Intervention Program; must successfully complete to get license back; must be approved by the commissioner of the Department of Health and Human Services and the commissioner of Safety
Driver’s License Suspension?
1st: 9 months to 2 yrs.; 2nd within 7 yrs.: 3 yrs.; 3rd within 7 yrs.: indefinite, min. 5 yrs.; 4th or subsequent: indefinite, min. 7 yrs.
1st: $350; 2nd within 7 yrs.: $500 and 10 days (3 in city jail and 7 in DWI offender intervention detention center); 3rd within 7 yrs.: $500 and 30 days jail and 28 day treatment program. (Stiffer penalties for transporting person under 16 yrs. old, speeding 30 mph over limit, or accident resulting in serious bodily injury)