169A.25 SECOND-DEGREE DRIVING WHILE IMPAIRED.
Subdivision 1. Degree described.
(a) A person who violates section
169A.20, subdivision 1
(driving while impaired crime), is guilty of second-degree driving while impaired if two or more
aggravating factors were present when the violation was committed.
(b) A person who violates section
169A.20, subdivision 2
(refusal to submit to chemical
test crime), is guilty of second-degree driving while impaired if one aggravating factor was
present when the violation was committed.
Subd. 2. Criminal penalty.
Second-degree driving while impaired is a gross misdemeanor.
The mandatory penalties described in section
and the long-term monitoring described
may be applicable.
History: 2000 c 478 art 1 s 8; 1Sp2001 c 8 art 11 s 4; 1Sp2001 c 9 art 19 s 5; 2002 c 379
art 1 s 113; 1Sp2003 c 2 art 9 s 4