Text: HF482            Text: HF484
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House File 483

HOUSE FILE BY FORD Passed House, Date Passed Senate, Date Vote: Ayes Nays Vote: Ayes Nays Approved A BILL FOR 1 An Act relating to first offense operating=while=intoxicated 2 offenses and the installation of ignition interlock devices. 3 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 4 TLSB 2404YH 83 5 rh/nh/24 PAG LIN 1 1 Section 1. Section 321J.2, subsection 2, paragraph a, 1 2 subparagraph (3), subparagraph division (a), Code 2009, is 1 3 amended to read as follows: 1 4 (a) A defendant whose alcohol concentration is .08 or more 1 5 but not more than .10 shall not be eligible for any temporary 1 6 restricted license for at least thirty days if a test was 1 7 obtained and an accident resulting in personal injury or 1 8 property damage occurred. The defendant shall be ordered to 1 9 install an ignition interlock device of a type approved by the 1 10 commissioner of public safety on all vehicles owned or 1 11 operated by the defendant if the defendant seeks a temporary 1 12 restricted license. There shall be no such period of 1 13 ineligibility if no such accident occurred, and the defendant 1 14 shall not be ordered to install an ignition interlock device. 1 15 In either case, the defendant shall be ordered to install an 1 16 ignition interlock device of a type approved by the 1 17 commissioner of public safety on all vehicles owned or 1 18 operated by the defendant if the defendant seeks a temporary 1 19 restricted license. 1 20 Sec. 2. Section 321J.4, subsection 1, paragraph a, Code 1 21 2009, is amended to read as follows: 1 22 a. A defendant whose alcohol concentration is .08 or more 1 23 but not more than .10 shall not be eligible for any temporary 1 24 restricted license for at least thirty days if a test was 1 25 obtained and an accident resulting in personal injury or 1 26 property damage occurred. The defendant shall be ordered to 1 27 install an ignition interlock device of a type approved by the 1 28 commissioner of public safety on all vehicles owned or 1 29 operated by the defendant if the defendant seeks a temporary 1 30 restricted license. There shall be no such period of 1 31 ineligibility if no such accident occurred, and the defendant 1 32 shall not be ordered to install an ignition interlock device. 1 33 In either case, the defendant shall be ordered to install an 1 34 ignition interlock device of a type approved by the 1 35 commissioner of public safety on all vehicles owned or 2 1 operated by the defendant if the defendant seeks a temporary 2 2 restricted license. 2 3 Sec. 3. Section 321J.4, subsection 3, paragraph a, Code 2 4 2009, is amended to read as follows: 2 5 a. A defendant whose alcohol concentration is .08 or more 2 6 but not more than .10 shall not be eligible for any temporary 2 7 restricted license for at least thirty days if a test was 2 8 obtained and an accident resulting in personal injury or 2 9 property damage occurred. The defendant shall be ordered to 2 10 install an ignition interlock device of a type approved by the 2 11 commissioner of public safety on all vehicles owned or 2 12 operated by the defendant if the defendant seeks a temporary 2 13 restricted license. There shall be no such period of 2 14 ineligibility if no such accident occurred, and the defendant 2 15 shall not be ordered to install an ignition interlock device. 2 16 In either case, the defendant shall be ordered to install an 2 17 ignition interlock device of a type approved by the 2 18 commissioner of public safety on all vehicles owned or 2 19 operated by the defendant if the defendant seeks a temporary 2 20 restricted license. 2 21 Sec. 4. Section 321J.12, subsection 2, paragraph a, Code 2 22 2009, is amended to read as follows: 2 23 a. A person whose driver's license or nonresident 2 24 operating privileges have been revoked under subsection 1, 2 25 paragraph "a", whose alcohol concentration is .08 or more but 2 26 not more than .10 shall not be eligible for any temporary 2 27 restricted license for at least thirty days after the 2 28 effective date of the revocation if a test was obtained and an 2 29 accident resulting in personal injury or property damage 2 30 occurred. The defendant shall be ordered to install an 2 31 ignition interlock device of a type approved by the 2 32 commissioner of public safety on all vehicles owned or 2 33 operated by the defendant if the defendant seeks a temporary 2 34 license. There shall be no such period of ineligibility if no 2 35 such accident occurred, and the defendant shall not be ordered 3 1 to install an ignition interlock device. In either case, the 3 2 defendant shall be ordered to install an ignition interlock 3 3 device of a type approved by the commissioner of public safety 3 4 on all vehicles owned or operated by the defendant if the 3 5 defendant seeks a temporary restricted license. 3 6 EXPLANATION 3 7 This bill requires a defendant who has been convicted of a 3 8 first offense operating=while=intoxicated offense, has 3 9 received a deferred judgment for a first offense 3 10 operating=while=intoxicated offense, or whose driver's license 3 11 or nonresident operating privilege has been revoked for the 3 12 first time for a failure of a chemical test, to install an 3 13 ignition interlock device of a type approved by the 3 14 commissioner of public safety on all vehicles owned or 3 15 operated by the defendant if the defendant seeks a temporary 3 16 license. Current law provides that such defendants who are 3 17 not involved in an accident resulting in personal injury or 3 18 property damage do not have to install ignition interlock 3 19 devices. 3 20 LSB 2404YH 83 3 21 rh/nh/24
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