- Skip Navigation

Note: This message is displayed if (1) your browser is not standards-compliant or (2) you have you disabled CSS. Read our Policies for more information.

Indiana General Assembly
Senate Bill 0294


Search all legislative material from the 2002 Session.
General Assembly Home Page

Session Information

Complete Bill Listing

Get Acrobat Reader
You will need to download and install Acrobat Reader to view PDF documents.


Senate Bill 0294

ARCHIVE (2002)

Latest Information

DIGEST OF SB294 (Updated February 5, 2002 4:43 PM - DI 84)

Operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Makes it a Class A misdemeanor for a person less than 21 years of age to operate a motor vehicle while intoxicated with at least one passenger less than 18 years of age in the vehicle. Makes the offense a nonsuspendible Class D felony if the operator is at least 21 years of age. Prohibits certain persons who have had their driving privileges suspended for life from filing a petition to obtain a restricted driving permit for a specified period. Prohibits persons who have been convicted of certain offenses involving operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated from obtaining a probationary license. Requires a court to recommend lifetime suspension of driving privileges for persons who: (1) have at least three unrelated convictions for certain offenses involving operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated; or (2) are convicted of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and causing death. Increases or establishes mandatory jail time for persons convicted of committing certain offenses involving operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. Provides that court ordered drug and alcohol assessment and treatment programs must be: (1) administered by a court; (2) certified; or (3) authorized under a circuit court alcohol abuse deterrent program.
    Current Status:
     In Committee - 2nd House
    >Latest Printing > (PDF)