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New York DWI DUI laws

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Drunk driving is a punishable offense under New York dwi dui laws and

the individuals doing it can be convicted under the DUI/DWI laws of the state.

The DUI/DWI statutes:

Some of the statutes underlying the DUI/DWI issues in New York include the following.

  • The law states that
    • every individual driving vehicle should subject themselves for a chemical test to obtain the BAC value.
    • Any refusal or violation in doing so can lead to some serious consequences like the suspension of the license.
  • Once charged under DUI, the convictions stay on record for 5 years.
  • According to the law, the Ignition Interlock Devices are required for all the convictions.

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