Digest of Impaired Driving and Selected Beverage Control Laws. Twenty-Ninth Edition. Current as of December 31, 2014.

This digest reports the status of State laws concerned with impaired driving offenses and alcoholic beverage control for all 50 States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. It is designed to be an easily accessible reference to all States’ current laws on alcohol and other issues related to impaired driving. The digest contains a selection of the most important laws pertaining to impaired driving. Each State entry includes: Basis for a DWI Offense; Chemical Breath Tests for Alcohol; Adjudication of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) Charges; Sanctions; Pre and Post DWI Conviction Administrative Licensing Actions; Ignition Interlock; Sobriety Checkpoints; Homicide by Vehicle; DWI Offenses and Commercial Motor Vehicles; Driving While License Suspended for DWI; Habitual Traffic Offender Law; Other State Laws Related to Alcohol Use, including Minimum Age Alcohol Laws; Dram Shop and Social Host Laws; Establishments Serving Alcohol; Happy Hour Laws; Open Container Laws; and Alcohol Exclusion Laws.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Edition: 29th Edition
  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 515p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01603542
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT HS 812 267
  • Created Date: May 31 2016 1:04PM