Minor Operating Vehicle With Any Alcohol in System (Minor = Under 21) 75-3718

§ 3718. Minor prohibited from operating with any alcohol in system.

Fine $100

Suspension of 3 months

 

§ 3718. Minor prohibited from operating with any alcohol in system.

(a) Offense defined.–Notwithstanding any other provision of this title, a minor shall not drive, operate or be in physical control of a motor vehicle while having any alcohol in his system.

(b) Penalty.–A person who violates subsection (a) commits a summary offense and shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $100.

(c) Definition.–As used in this section, the term “minor” means a person under 21 years of age.

(July 2, 1996, P.L.535, No.93, eff. 30 days; July 11, 1996, P.L.660, No.115, eff. 30 days)

1996 Amendments. Act 93 added section 3718 and Act 115 added section 3718. The amendments by Acts 93 and 115 are identical and therefore have been merged.