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Schedule of Points Values

The following values will be assigned to moving traffic violations or contributing to the occurrence of accidents:


Moving Traffic Violations
Violation
Points
Tickets and Court Abstractions where speed not indicated on source documents
3
Speeding 1 through 5 mph in excess of speed zone
1
Speeding 6 through 15 mph in excess of speed zone
3
Speeding 16 through 25 mph in excess of speed zone
4
Speeding 26 through 35 mph in excess of speed zone
5
Speeding 36 through 45 mph in excess of speed zone
6
Speeding 46 mph and above in excess of speed zone
8
Speed is less than posted minimum
3
Driving too fast for conditions, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident
3
Operating at erratic or sudden changing speed
3
Reckless Driving
6
Careless or negligent driving
4
Failing to obey traffic instructions
4
Improper passing
4
Wrong way, side or direction
4
Following improperly
3
Following emergency vehicle unlawfully
3
Failing to yield the right-of-way
4
Making improper turn
3
Failure to signal direction or to reduce speed suddenly
3
Stopping, standing, obstructing, or blocking traffic
3
Coasting; operating gears disengaged
3
Improper backing
3
Improper starting, burning rubber, spinning tires, peeling out
3
Driver view or mechanism obstructed
3
Driving mountain highway-controlled/audible warning
3
Inability to maintain control
3
Improper operation of or riding on a motorcycle
3
Improper lane or location, driving on roadways laned for traffic
3
Use of controlled access roadway
4
Inattentive driving, due care, failure to drive in careful manner, unsafe lookout, improper driving
3
Cross private property to avoid stop sign or signal
4
Operating a vehicle while using cell phone (under 18)
6
Passing a stopped school bus, church or youth bus taking on or discharging passengers
8
Violation of driver license or certificate restrictions
6
Reckless endangerment by vehicle (misdemeanor)
8
Miscellaneous traffic violations; any offense involving the unsafe operation of a non- commercial motor vehicle not herein specified
3
Leaving the scene of a crash (no revocation action only)
5
Failure to report a crash
4
Failure to yield to emergency vehicles; Failure to change lanes/slow down for authorized vehicles on roadside
6
Failure to stop at railroad crossing
8

 

Speeding in Construction Zone (Non-Commercial Vehicles)
Violation
Points
Tickets and court abstracts where speed not indicated
4
Speeding 1 through 5 mph in excess of posted speed
2
Speeding 6 through 15 mph in excess of posted speed
4
Speeding 16 through 25 mph in excess of posted speed
5
Speeding 26 through 35 mph in excess of posted speed
6
Speeding 36 mph and above in excess of posted speed
8

 

Contributing to Occurrence of Accidents
Violation
Points
Contributing to an accident involving property damage
3
Contributing to an accident resulting in bodily injury
4
Contributing to an accident resulting in another's death
8

 

Other Violations
Violation
Points
Operating without driver license in possession
2
Operating without being licensed or without license required for that type of vehicle operated
3
Operating while driver license required for type of vehicle operated is under suspension, revocation or cancellation
8
Fleeing Law Enforcement Officer (misdemeanor)
8
Child Endangerment (misdemeanor)
8

 

Moving Traffic Violations (Commercial Vehicles)
Violation
Points
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, speed not indicated
4
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 1 through 5 mph in excess of posted speed zone
2
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 6 through 14 mph in excess of posted speed zone
4
Excessive speeding in a commercial vehicle, 15 through 25 mph in excess of posted speed zone
5
Excessive speeding in a commercial vehicle, 26 through 35 mph in excess of posted speed zone
6
Excessive speeding in a commercial vehicle, 36 and above mph in excess of posted speed zone
7
Speed less than posted minimum in a commercial vehicle
4
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, speed not indicated in construction speed zone
5
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 1 through 5 mph in excess of posted construction speed zone
3
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 6 through 14 mph in excess of posted construction speed zone
5
Excessive speeding in a commercial vehicle, 15 through 25 mph in excess of posted construction speed zone
5
Excessive speeding in a commercial vehicle, 26 through 35 mph in excess of posted construction speed zone
6
Excessive speeding in a commercial vehicle, 36 and above mph in excess of posted construction speed zone
7
Reckless Driving
6
Careless or negligent driving
4
Improper passing
4
Improper or erratic lane change
5
Following improperly
4
Failure to obey traffic instruction
4
Wrong way, side or direction
3
Passing stopped school, church, or youth bus taking on or discharging passengers
8
Following emergency vehicle unlawfully
3
Operating improperly due to drowsiness
5
Miscellaneous traffic violations
3
Failure to yield to emergency vehicles
6
Violation of truck lane restriction
3
Driving a commercial vehicle without obtaining a commercial driver license
8
Driving a commercial vehicle without a current commercial driver license on person
3
Driving commercial vehicle without proper endorsement or class of commercial vehicle
6
Conviction driving while disqualified or while canceled
8

 

Construction Zone/Hauling Hazardous Materials
(Commercial Vehicles)
Violation
Points
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, speed not indicated
5
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 1 through 5 mph in excess of posted speed zone
3
Speeding in a commercial vehicle, 6 through 14 mph in excess of posted speed zone
5
Excessive speeding in a commercial vehicle, 15 through 25 mph in excess of posted speed zone
5
Excessive speeding in a commercial vehicle, 26 through 35 mph in excess of posted speed zone
6
Excessive speeding in a commercial vehicle, 36 and above mph in excess of posted speed zone
7
Speed less than posted minimum in a commercial vehicle,
5
Reckless driving
8
Improper passing
5
Improper or erratic lane change
6
Following improperly
5
Careless or negligent driving
6
Failure to obey traffic instructions
5
Wrong way, side or direction
5
Failure to yield right of way
5
Making improper turn
5
Failure to signal direction
4
Passing stopped school, church, or youth bus taking on or discharging passengers
8
Following emergency vehicle unlawfully
3
Conviction of driving while disqualified
8
Miscellaneous traffic violations
4