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Washington DUI/DWI Laws

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Driving under the influence or driving while intoxicated is a serious offense in Washington and an individual found with a Blood Alcohol Content of 0.08% or more can be convicted of DUI/DWI.

  • The Blood Alcohol Concentration should not exceed 0.08% in case of adults. It should be 0.04% for a commercial vehicle and 0.02% for an individual under 21 years.
  • Refusing to take the breath test or the chemical test can lead to unpleasant consequences and huge penalties like the revocation of license, imprisonment and also a monetary compensation, depending upon the prior driving record and the severity of the offense.

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