On January 1, 2020, the law on strengthening the responsibility for drunk driving enters into force.
Provides for an increase in fines and criminal liability, writes "Big Kiev".
The violator faces a fine of UAH 17-32 thousand, as well as a deprivation of the right to drive a vehicle for a period of three years. But for the second case will have to pay 51 thousand hryvnia.
For which criminal liability is provided:
driving while intoxicated, as well as under the influence of drugs,
transfer of control to a person in a state of such intoxication;
driver's refusal to undergo a medical examination for intoxication;
drinking by the driver after an accident with his participation;
drinking alcohol after stopping the vehicle at the request of a policeman (prior to a driver’s physical examination for intoxication or until a decision on exemption from the review).
Also an innovation for electric vehicle owners. From January 1, the law comes into force, which obliges to designate parking lots for electric vehicles with special signs.
If another car takes the place, the offender will have to pay a fine of 340 to 510 hryvnia.