Specializing In D.U.I’s in Delaware County, Chester County & Montgomery County

 

PA D.U.I. SENTENCING GUIDELINES

TIER 1. GENERAL IMPAIRMENT (BAC .08 – .099)

1ST OFFENSE: Ungraded Misdemeanor (M); Probation (6months max); $300 Fine

2ND OFFENSE: (M); 5 days – 6 months jail; $300 – $2,500 Fine; 1 Year License Suspension

3RD OFFENSE: 2nd Degree Misdemeanor (M2); 10 days – 2 years jail; $500 – $5,000 Fine; 1 Year License Suspension

TIER 2. HIGH RATE (BAC .10 – .159)

1ST OFFENSE: (M); 48 hours – 6 months jail;  $500 –  $5,000 Fine; 1 Year License Suspension

2ND OFFENSE: (M); 30 days – 6 months jail;  $750 – $5,000 Fine; 1 Year License  Suspension

3RD OFFENSE: 1ST Degree Misdemeanor (M1); 90 days – 5 years jail; $1,500 – $10,000 Fine; 18 Months License Suspension

4TH OFFENSE: (M1); 1 year – 5 years jail; $1,500 – $10,000 Fine; 18 Months License Suspension

TIER 3. HIGHEST RATE (BAC .16 +); CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE; REFUSAL OF CHEMICAL TEST (AKA BLOOD TEST)

1ST OFFENSE: (M); 72 hours – 6 months jail; $1,000 – $5000 Fine; 1 Year License Suspension

2ND OFFENSE: (M1); 90 days – 5 years jail; $1,500 – $10,000 Fine; 18 Months License Suspension

3RD OFFENSE: (M1); 1 year – 5 years jail; $2,500 – $10,000 Fine; 18 Months License Suspension