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What are the penalties for a DUI conviction in Arizona?

1st Time MisdemeanorDriving Under the Influence(under .15 BAC)

  • Minimum jail 10 days jail, but 9 may be suspended
  • Maximum Jail – 6 months
  • Fines:

$250 Fine $210 Surcharge $500 Prison Fund $500 Public Safety Equip. Fund $20 Time Pay Fee $20 Probation Fee

  • 90 day License Suspension
  • Possible Probation up to 5 years
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • Possible community service
  • Pay for jail incarceration
  • Possible monthly probation fees
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 1 year Ignition interlock (6 months beginning January 1, 2012)

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2nd Time Misdemeanor Driving Under the Influence Above a .08 BAC (but less than .15)

  • New Driving Under the Influence charge must be within 84 months of date of 1st Driving Under the Influence conviction.
  • Minimum jail - 90 days jail, but 60 may be suspended if successfully complete alcohol classes.
  • Maximum Jail – 6 months
  • Fines:

$500 Fine $420 Surcharge $1250 Prison Fund $1250 Public Safety Equip. Fund $20 Time Pay Fee $20 Probation Fee

  • 1 year license revocation (no driving at all)
  • Possible Probation up to 5 years
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • 30+ hours community service
  • Pay for jail incarceration
  • Possible monthly probation fees
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 1 year Ignition interlock

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1st Time Extreme Driving Under the Influence Above a .15 BAC (but less than .20)

  • Minimum Jail - 30 days jail
  • Maximum Jail – 6 months
  • Fines:

$250 Fine $210 Surcharge $250 Driving Under the Influence Fund $1000 Prison Fund $1000 Public Safety Equip. Fund $20 Time Pay Fee $20 Probation Fee

  • 90 day License Suspension
  • Possible Probation up to 5 years
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • Possible community service
  • Pay for jail incarceration
  • Possible monthly probation fees
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 1 year Ignition interlock

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2nd Time Extreme Driving Under the Influence Above a .15 BAC (but less than .20)

  • New Driving Under the Influence charge must be within 84 months of date of 1st Driving Under the Influence conviction.
  • Minimum Jail - 120 days jail, at least 60 days of which must be served consecutively, but must serve entire sentence.
  • Maximum Jail – 6 months
  • Fines

$500 Fine $420 Surcharge $250 Driving Under the Influence Fund $1250 Prison Fund $1250 Public Safety Equip. Fund $20 Time Pay Fee $10 Probation Fee

  • 1 year license revocation (no driving at all)
  • Possible Probation up to 5 years
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • 30+ hours community service
  • Pay for jail incarceration
  • Possible monthly probation fees
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 1 year Ignition interlock

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1st Time Super Extreme Driving Under the Influence Above a .20 BAC

  • Minimum Jail - 45 days jail
  • Maximum Jail – 6 months
  • Fines:

$500 Fine $420 Surcharge $250 Driving Under the Influence Fund $1000 Prison Fund $1000 Public Safety Equip. Fund $20 Time Pay Fee $20 Probation Fee

  • 90 day License Suspension
  • Possible Probation up to 5 years
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • Possible community service
  • Pay for jail incarceration
  • Possible monthly probation fees
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 18 months Ignition interlock

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2nd Time Super Extreme Driving Under the Influence Above a .20 BAC

  • New Driving Under the Influence charge must be within 84 months of date of 1st Driving Under the Influence conviction.
  • Minimum Jail - 180 days
  • Maximum Jail – 180 days
  • Fines:

$1000 Fine $840 Surcharge $250 Driving Under the Influence Fund $1250 Prison Fund $1250 State General Fund $20 Time Pay Fee $20 Probation Fee

  • 1 year license revocation (no driving at all)
  • Possible Probation up to 5 years
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • 30+ hours community service
  • Pay for jail incarceration
  • Possible monthly probation fees
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 2 year Ignition interlock

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Aggravated Driving Under the Influence “Kid in Car" (Younger than 15) Class 6 Felony

  • Minimum Jail - 10 days jail, but 9 may be suspended
  • Maximum Jail - 2 years in prison **Higher if prior felony convictions**
  • Fines:

$250 Fee $750 Fine $630 Surcharge $1500 Prison Fund $1500 Public Safety Equip. Fund $20 Time Pay Fee $20 Probation Fee

  • 3 year license revocation
  • Probation up to 10 years if jail sentence
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • Possible community service
  • Up to 10 years probation
  • Monthly probation fees – usually $65/month
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 2 years Ignition Interlock
  • DNA taken
  • Victim Impact Panel
  • Possible Driving Under the Influence Court program
  • Felony on your record

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Aggravated DUI Due to License Suspension or Third DUI in 84 Months Class 4 Felony

  • Minimum Jail - 4 months in prison
  • Maximum Jail - 3.75 years in prison **Higher if prior felony convictions**
  • Fines:

$250 Fee $750 Fine $630 Surcharge $1500 Prison Fund $1500 Public Safety Equip. Fund $20 Time Pay Fee $20 Probation Fee

  • 3 year license revocation
  • Probation up to 10 years if jail sentence
  • Alcohol / Drug Screening & Classes
  • Possible community service
  • Up to 10 years probation
  • Monthly probation fees – usually $65/month
  • Possible SR22 insurance
  • 2 years Ignition Interlock
  • DNA taken
  • Victim Impact Panel
  • Possible Driving Under the Influence Court program

- Felony on your record

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