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HB 73 - Increasing DUI Penalties - Key Vote

Wyoming Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Failed (Senate) (14-16) - (Key vote)

Title: Increasing DUI Penalties

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that imposes stricter penalties associated with DUI offenses.

Highlights:
- Imposes a penalty of up to one year in prison, up to a $1000 fine or both for the first offense (sec. 1). - Imposes a penalty of up to one year in prison without the option of probation, a fine between $700 and $3000 or both for the second offense (sec. 1). - Makes it a felony to receive three DUIs within 7 years or 5 DUIs within a lifetime. Imposes a penalty of up to 10 years imprisonment, a fine of up to $10,000 or both (sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (58-0) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Increasing DUI Penalties

Sponsors

  • Erin E. Mercer (WY - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Patricia L. Aullman (WY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob Brechtel (WY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Owen Petersen (WY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Lisa Shepperson (WY - R) (Out Of Office)