General Impairment DUI Penalties
High BAC / Controlled Substance DUI Penalties
|Third Offense of Subsequent|
Pennsylvania DUI Law breaks down ones BAC into three tiers and each tier carries different penalties.
Pennsylvania's DUI Penalties are set for pursuant to 75 Pa. C.S.A. § 3804
High BAC DUI Penalties
Pennsylvania's Driving under the influence [DUI] of alcohol or controlled substance law - 75 Pa. C.S.A. § 3802.
The Pennsylvania DUI law is set forth in the Pennsylvania Motor Vehicle Code at 75 Pa. C.S.A. §
3801, et seq. In Pennsylvania, an individual can be charged with driving under the influence of
alcohol or controlled substances (drugs) when the individual drives, operates, or is in actual
physical control of the movement of a vehicle such that:
1. The individual is rendered incapable of safe driving, operating, or being in actual physical control of the movement of the vehicle, or
2. The blood alcohol concentration (BAC) in the person’s blood or breath is at least 0.08%.
|Fourth and Subsequent Offenses|