Transporting Open Container of Alcohol

TRANSPORTING AN OPEN CONTAINER OF

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE

A person may be guilty of this offense if he drives a motor vehicle while there is an open container of an alcoholic beverage in the passenger compartment and the driver is consuming alcohol or while any alcohol remains in the driver’s body. 20-138.7, 20-17(a)(12)

1st Conviction – no revocation.

2d Conviction - 6 month revocation. 20-17(a)(12) 

Illegal Transportation of Alcohol

 6 month revocation, 20-16(8), 20-19(a)