Georgia's DUI Laws

The Official Code of Georgia Annotated (O.C.G.A) contains numerous laws pertaining to the DUI issue. This section is intended to assist interested parties in quickly accessing the appropriate code section for research purposes. Once you have identified the code section you need, go to Code of Georgia (direct linking to nexis/lexis georgia code is not allowed) for the complete details of the law.

O.C.G.A. 40-5-55: Implied consent to chemical tests.

O.C.G.A. 40-5-57.1:
Revocation of licenses of persons under age 21 for certain offenses; issuance of new license following revocation.

O.C.G.A. 40-5-67:
Seizure and disposition of driver's license of persons charged with driving under the influence; issuance of temporary driving permit; disposition of cases.

O.C.G.A. 40-5-67.1:
Chemical tests; implied consent notices; rights of motorists; testresults; refusal to submit; suspension or denial; hearing and review.

O.C.G.A. 40-5-67.2:
Terms and conditions for suspension of license under subsection © of Code Section 67.1

O.C.G.A. 40-5-75:
Suspension of licenses by operation of law for conviction of possession, distribution, manufacture, cultivation, sale or transfer of controlled substances or marijuana; or driving under the influence of the substance.

O.C.G.A. 40-6-391:
Addresses driving under the influence of alcohol, drugs or other intoxicating substances; penalties for first, second and subsequent convictions; child endangerment.

O.C.G.A. 40-6-391.1:
Nolo contendere please; requirement to attend an alcohol and drug course.

O.C.G.A. 40-6-391.2:
Seizure and forfeiture of a motor vehicle operated by habitual offender.

O.C.G.A. 40-6-391.3:
Penalty for conviction for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs while driving a school bus.

O.C.G.A. 40-6-392:
Chemical tests for alcohol or drugs in blood.

O.C.G.A. 40-6-393:
Homicide by vehicle.

O.C.G.A. 40-6-393.1:
Feticide by vehicle.

O.C.G.A. 40-6-394:
Serious injury by vehicle