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Infulenced Driving in Illinois

Each year in Illinois, hundreds of people die needlessly as the result of drinking or drugged driving. Hundreds more are seriously injured or permanently disabled, and millions of dollars of property damage occur. Here are some things you should know about the consequences of drinking and driving in Illinois.

First DUI conviction
 
Minimum of one-year loss of full driving privileges.
Possible imprisonment for up to one year.
Maximum fine of $1,000.
 
Second DUI Conviction
 
Minimum three-year loss of full driving privileges for a second conviction in a 20-year period.
Mandatory 48 hours in jail or 10 days community service for a second conviction in a five-year period.
Possible imprisonment for up to one year.
Maximum fine of $1,000.
 
Third DUI Conviction - Class 4 felony
 
Minimum six-year loss of full driving privileges.
Possible imprisonment for up to three years.
Maximum fine of $10,000. 
 
 
Felony DUI

 
Class 4 felony (following a crash resulting in great bodily harm or permanent disfigurement.)
 
Loss of full driving privileges for a minimum of one year.
Possible imprisonment for one to three years.
Maximum fine of $10,000.