Bill Summaries: H41 (2013-2014 Session)

  • Summary date: Jan 31 2013 - View summary

    Amends GS 20-17.8(b), requiring, as a condition of restoration ofa driver's license to a person convicted of driving while impaired, the installation of anapproved ignitioninterlock system to prohibit the person from driving with an alcohol concentration of 0.00 or greater (was, 0.04 or greater) providing that the interlock ignition system was required because the convicted person had an alcohol concentration of 0.15.

    Amends GS 20-19(c3), requiring, as a conditionfor the first restoration of a driver's license for a person convictedof driving while impaired or a license revoked under GS 20-23 or GS 20-23.2, that the person not operate a vehicle if the person has an alcohol concentration of 0.00 or more (was, 0.04) at any relevant time after the driving.

    Effective December 1, 2013, and applies to offenses committed on or after that date.