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HB 614, 54th Regular Session
Relating to driving a motor vehicle while intoxicated; providing that any person who has been convicted of the misdemeanor offense of driving while intoxicated and who shall thereafter drive an automobile while intoxicated shall be guilty of a felony and upon conviction be punished by a fine and confinement in the county jail or the State penitentiary; amending the Drivers License Law to eliminate a provision for automatic suspension of license upon conviction for driving while intoxicated.

Author: Joe N. Chapman
Coauthor: Jamie Hager Clements | Billy Eugene Hunt | Anthony Paul "Tony" Fenoglio | Cecil Storey | William W. "Bill" Allen | George Murat Thurmond

Vetoed by Governor Robert Allan Shivers

Note: Proclamation unavailable.

Subjects:
Criminal Procedure--Sentencing & Punishment
Vehicles & Traffic--DWI & DUID

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