School bus drivers may not use cell phones while operating a
school bus, except for emergencies.
Child Passenger Safety Laws
State Child Restraint Required : 5yrs. And younger
Adult Safety Belt Permissible : Not Permissible
Max.Fine 1st Offense : $50
Graduated Licensing Laws
Learner Duration and Hours Supervised Driving : 5 mos./25 hrs.
(5 @ night)
Learner Permit Min. Age : 15 yr. 7 mos.
Full License Minimum Age : 16
Impaired Driving Laws
Illegal Per Se : 0.08
Open Container, Repeat Offender : Both
Vehicle and License Plate Sanctions: Registration Suspension,
Vehicle Confiscation, Mandatory Ignition Interlock
Admin. License Suspension First Offense: 90 days
Older Driver Laws
General population length of renewal : Until age 65
Provisions for older drivers : Drivers 65 and older must
reapply for license every five years; no reapplication by mail
for drivers 70 and older
Sanctions for School and Construction Zones
Sanctions for Speeding in a Construction Zone : The fine is
double the usual amount.
Sanctions for Speeding in a School Zone : Not Preferred.