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S.F. No. 413 - DWI Forfeiture Law Application Prohibition for Ignition Interlock Program Participants
Author: Senator Ron Latz
Prepared By: Chris Turner, Senate Fiscal Analyst (651/296-4350)
Date: March 6, 2017


The bill amends the DWI forfeiture law to provide that it does not apply to offenders who begin participation in the ignition interlock program within 60 days following the service of a Notice of Seizure and Intent to Forfeit.  Provides that the vehicle is summarily forfeited if it is used by the program participant in the commission of another DWI before the participant has been restored to full driving privileges or within three years of the original offense or license revocation, whichever occurs latest.

The bill is effective August 1, 2017.

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