2011 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 14 — Criminal law
RS 14:99 — Reckless operation of a vehicle


LA Rev Stat § 14:99 What's This?

§99. Reckless operation of a vehicle

Reckless operation of a vehicle is the operation of any motor vehicle, aircraft, vessel, or other means of conveyance in a criminally negligent or reckless manner.

Whoever commits the crime of reckless operation of a vehicle shall be fined not more than two hundred dollars, or imprisoned for not more than ninety days, or both.

On a second or subsequent conviction the offender shall be fined not less than twenty-five nor more than five hundred dollars, or imprisoned for not less than ten days nor more than six months, or both.


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