DUI Laws in Massachusetts
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DUI Penalties and Fees in Massachusetts
|1st Offense||1st Offense
Fine: $500 to $5,000
Jail Time: Up to 2.5 years
|2nd Offense||Fine: $600 to $10,000
Jail Time: 30 days to 2.5 years
Period of License Suspension: 2 years
|3rd Offense (felony)||Fine: $1,000 to $15,000
Jail Time: 150 days to 2.5 years
Period of License Suspension: 8 years
|4th Offense (felony)||Fine: $1,500 to $25,000
Jail Time: 1 to 4 years
Period of License Suspension: 10 years
|Other Possible Penalties in Massachusetts||• Drivers under 18 required to complete a youth alcohol program (YAP) and serve an additional 1 year license suspension.
• Drivers between 18 and 21 are required to complete a youth alcohol program (YAP) and serve an additional 180 days license suspension.
Source(s): Mass. Gen. Laws Ch. 90, §§ 24, 24½
DMV.org: The DMV Made Simple. DUI & DWI in Massachusetts. Retrieved April 17, 2017 from http://www.dmv.org/ma-massachusetts/automotive-law/dui.php
Last Updated: November 13, 2019
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