SR22 Insurance in Idaho

SR22 Insurance in Idaho

Driving Under the Influence (DUI) in Idaho

If you are operating a motor vehicle in Idaho while intoxicated you are subject to arrest and other fines. To ensure safe operation of a vehicle make sure your blood alcohol concentration is below the following level:

All Drivers – BAC LIMIT = 0.08%
Minor Drivers (under age 21) – BAC LIMIT = 0.02%
Commercial Drivers – BAC LIMIT = 0.04%

Implied Consent Law in ID

If you refuse to submit a chemical test in Idaho these are the following penalties:

  • First Refusal of Test – $250 fine, temporary¬†¬† license issued, if convicted in court your license will be revoked for one year
  • Second Refusal of Test – Drivers license revoked for 2 years if convicted and within 10 years of the first

Driving drunk in Idaho potentially can cost you thousands of dollars in fines and increased insurance premiums. The first conviction can include jail time up to 6 months and a fine up to $1000. In addition to your license being suspended for 90 to 180 days the state can also require you to attend an alcohol evaluation and treatment process.

Required to get an Ignition Interlock Device?

Here is a list of certified providers in Idaho:

  • Draeger Safety Diagnostics, Inc – 800-332-6858
  • Consumer Safety Technology, Inc – 877-777-5020
  • Lifesafer Interlock, Inc – 800-531-0006
  • Interceptor Ignition Interlocks, Inc – 800-215-1007