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THE NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES MAY SUSPEND OR REVOKE YOUR LICENSE DUE TO:
- • 11 or more points for traffic convictions within 18 months; and/or
- • 3 or more speed convictions within 18 months; and/or
- • Failure to pay traffic fines.
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Points and/or convictions can cost you your license, excessive fines, penalties and increased insurance premiums!
Driver Responsibility Assessment– If you receive six or more points on your New York State driving record in 18 months, you will be required to pay a Driver Responsibility Assessment fee.
New York State Points System:
Unreasonable/Imprudent Speed 3 Pts.
1-10 mph over limit 3 Pts.
11-20 mph over limit 4 Pts.
21-30 mph over limit 6 Pts.
31-40 mph over limit 8 Pts. Possible Suspension
Over 40mph over limit 11 Pts. Possible Suspension
Cell Phone Use/Texting: 5 Pts.
Penalties for probationary and junior drivers with a Class DJ or MJ driver’s license or learner’s permit are more severe.
Common Moving Violations:
Uninsured Motorist Mandatory Revocation
Failure to Stop at Stop Sign/Flashing Red Light 3 Pts.
Overtaking a Bicycle 3 Pts.
Leaving the Scene of an Accident 3 Pts.
Failure to Dim Headlights 2 Pts.
Failure to Obey Traffic Control Device 2 Pts.
Drove Wrong Way on a One-Way Street 3 Pts.
Passed Red Light 3 Pts.
Failure to Comply with a Lawful Order 2 Pts.
Passed Green Arrow 3 Pts.
Drove to Left on Hillcrest or Curve 3 Pts.
Passed Red Arrow 3 Pts.
Failure to Yield Right of Way- Pedestrians 3 Pts.
Following too Closely (Tailgating) 4 Pts.
Improper Towing- More Than One Vehicle 2 Pts.
Unsafe Lane Change 3 Pts.
Connection Longer than 16 Feet 2 Pts.
Improper Lane Change 3 Pts.
No Licensed Driver in Towed Vehicle 2 Pts.
Unsafe Passing 3 Pts.
No Hands on Wheel or Steering Device 2 Pts.
Failure to Keep Right 3 Pts.
Safety Restraint Violation Person under 16 3 Pts.
Left Pavement to Pass on Right 3 Pts.
Inadequate Breaks (Misdemeanor Offense) 4 Pts.
Failure to Signal Lane Change 2 Pts.
Inadequate Breaks- Motorcycle 4 Pts.
Failure to Yield Right of Way-Intersection 3 Pts.
Reckless Driving (Misdemeanor Offense) 5 Pts.
Failure to Yield Right of Way-Oncoming Traffic 3 Pts.
Other Moving Violations 2 Pts.
Failure to Stop for School Bus 5 Pts.
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