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What are the fines and penalties for Driving While Suspended in New Jersey?

DRIVING WHILE SUSPENDED
N.J.S.A. 39:3-40
N.J.S.A.
39:3-40,
Driving while License or Registration Suspended
1st Offense
2nd Offense
3rd or Subsequent Offense
Fines
Fine: $500,
Court Costs: Up to $33
Fine: $750,
Court Costs: Up to $33
Fine: $1000,
Court Costs: Up to $33
Loss of Driver’s License
Range from 1 day to a maximum of 6 months.
Range from 1 day to a maximum of 6 months.
Range from 1 day to a maximum of 6 months.
Revocation of Registration
If 2nd offense occurs within 5 years of a conviction for N.J.S.A. 39:3-40, then revocation of all registration certificates for the period driver’s license is suspended (see N.J.S.A. 39:3-40.1).
If 3rd offense occurs within 5 years of a conviction for N.J.S.A. 39:3-40, then revocation of all registration certificates for the period driver’s license is suspended (see N.J.S.A. 39:3-40.1).
Jail
If accident with bodily injury, then imprisonment for not less than 45 days nor more than 180 days.
If accident with bodily injury, then imprisonment for not less than 45 days nor more than 180 days.
Otherwise: Imprisonment for at least 1 day but not more than 5 days, and
 If offense involves a motor vehicle moving violation, then imprisonment for 10 days longer than the term of imprisonment for previous offense.
If accident with bodily injury, then imprisonment for not less than 45 days nor more than 180 days.
Otherwise: Imprisonment for 10 days, and
 If offense involves a motor vehicle moving violation, then imprisonment for 10 days longer than the term of imprisonment for previous offense.

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