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What amount of demerit points can I accumulate before I can lose my license?
See Saf-C 212

  • Drivers Under The Age Of 18 Are Subject To These Suspensions:
    • 6 Points in one calendar year = up to 3 months suspension
    • 12 Points in two calendar years = up to 6 months suspension
    • 18 Points in three calendar years = up to 1 year suspension
  • Drivers Under The Age Of 21 Are Subject To These Suspensions:
    • 9 Points in one calendar year = up to 3 months suspension
    • 15 Points in two calendar years = up to 6 months suspension
    • 21 Points in three calendar years = up to 1 year suspension
  • Drivers 21 Years Of Age Or Older Are Subject To These Suspensions:
    • 12 Points in one calendar year = up to 3 months suspension
    • 18 Points in two calendar years = up to 6 months suspension
    • 24 Points in three calendar years = up to 1 year suspension

Statute

Motor Vehicle Violations Offense Demerit Points
262:40-C Abandoned vehicles 3
265-A:3 (formerly 265:82-a) Aggravated DWI 6
263:85 Allowing improper person to drive commercial vehicle 2
262:1 Alteration of title 6
262:7 or 262:10 Change or remove vehicle ID Number 6
264:25 Conduct after accident 6
265:4 Disobeying police officer 6
263:63 Driving without proof of financial responsibility 4
265-A:2 (formerly 265:82) DWI 6
263:2 Failure to display or produce license for officer 2
265:16 Failure to drive on right hand side of road 4
265:37 or 265:41 Failure to use due care 3
262:3 False report of theft 6
265:18 or 265:20 Improper passing 4
263:57-a Lending license to minor to purchase alcohol 6
262:17 Odometer tampering 6
263:12 Prohibition 6
265:75 Road racing 6
265:54 School bus violation 6
265:60 Speeding at rate of 25 mph or greater over posted speed limit 4
265:60 Speeding at rate of 1-24 mph over posted speed limit 3
262:12 Taking without owner’s consent 6
265-A:43 (formerly 265:80) Transporting drugs in a motor vehicle 6

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