2010 Mississippi Code
Chapter 3 - Traffic Regulations and Rules of the Road.
63-3-1213 - Careless driving.

§ 63-3-1213. Careless driving.

Any person who drives any vehicle in a careless or imprudent manner, without due regard for the width, grade, curves, corner, traffic and use of the streets and highways and all other attendant circumstances is guilty of careless driving. Careless driving shall be considered a lesser offense than reckless driving. 

Every person convicted of careless driving shall be punished by a fine of not less than Five Dollars ($5.00) nor more than Fifty Dollars ($50.00). 

Sources: Laws,  1993, ch. 317, § 1, eff from and after July 1, 1993 (became law without Governor's signature on March 16, 1993).

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