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Mandatory Minimum Penalty of Imprisonment for Second or Subsequent DUI – DWI – Drunk Driving Conviction in Maryland

Are there Mandatory Minimum Penalties for a Second or Subsequent Conviction of DUI or DWI in Maryland?

Yes, and below are the rules that pertain to Mandatory Penalties for a DUI or DWI conviction in Maryland.  If you are facing a first, second, or subsequent DUI or DWI in Maryland, contact the Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC, at 410-288-2900.  We’ll schedule a free consultation to discuss your options and defenses as well as the potential MVA consequences for a second, third or subsequent DUI or DWI conviction.

Second Conviction for DUI within 5 years:

According to Maryland Transportation Article 27-101(j), if you are convicted of a violation of Transportation Article 21-902(a)(1) (Driving under the influence), 21-902(a)(2) (Driving under the influence per se) or 21-902(d) (Driving under the influence by a controlled dangerous substance) within 5 years after a prior conviction of 21-902 (a), (b), (c) or (d), you are subject to a mandatory minimum penalty of imprisonment for not less than 5 days.

Third or Subsequent Conviction for DUI within 5 years:

According to Maryland Transportation Article 27-101(j), if you are convicted of a third or subsequent violation of Transportation Article 21-902 (a)(1), 21-902(a)(2), or 21-902(d) within 5 years after a prior conviction of 21-902 (a), (b), (c), or (d), you are subject to a mandatory minimum penalty of imprisonment for not less than 10 days.

If you are facing a DUI, DWI, or Drunk driving charge in Baltimore County, Harford County, Anne Arundel County, Howard County, or Baltimore City, contact the Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC, at 410-288-2900 to discuss your case.  Mr. Rice is a former Assistant State’s Attorney and has handled thousands of DUI and DWI cases.  Let his experience go to work for you in the Courtroom.  Being familiar with the Judges and the State’s Attorneys is invaluable in a DUI or DWI case.

Contact the office 24/7 at 410-288-2900 for immediate help.

We are conveniently located in Dundalk, Maryland. A short drive from any county surrounding Baltimore, Maryland.

Law Offices of G. Randolph Rice, Jr., LLC

6914 Holabird Avenue, Suite A

Dundalk, Maryland 21222

Office: 410-288-2900

email: RiceLawMD@gmail.com

 

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