Starting August 28, the higher the BAC, the worse the penalty.
“Point 15 or higher has a more severe penalty, and I believe they also have a point 20 or higher cutoff in one of the provisions as well.”
Jackie Rogers is with MODOT’s Highway Safety Division. She says this year’s “You Drink and Drive, You Lose” campaign runs from August 20th through September 6th all over Missouri. In the middle of all that is when the new provisions in the law take effect.