Fines, Costs and Points Schedule

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Make Checks Payable to: 75th District Court

Points cannot be reduced or deferred. They are set by the Legislature.

ACCIDENTS:  IF VIOLATION INVOLVES AN ACCIDENT, AN ADDITIONAL $50.00 IS ASSESSED

Fines, Costs and Points Schedule

1-5 mph over limit (cons/school/emerg add $25)* 115.00 1
6-10 mph over limit (cons/school/emerg add $25)* 125.00 2
11-15 mph over limit (cons/school/emerg add $30)* 135.00 3
16-20 mph over limit (cons/school/emerg add $40)* 155.00 4
21-25 mph over limit (cons/school/emerg add $45)* 180.00 4
26-30 mph over limit (cons/school/emerg add $55)* 225.00 4
31 and up over limit (cons/school/emerg add $60)* 250.00 4
Avoid Traffic Control Device 135.00 2
Careless Driving 225.00 3
Child Restraint Violation 65.00 0
Defective Equipment (proof of repair shown w/in 14 days-dismissed) 100.00 0
Disobey Stop Sign 135.00 3
Disobey Traffic Control Device 135.00 2
Disobey Traffic Signal 135.00 3
Drive Across Median 135.00 2
Drive Left of Center 135.00 2
Drive w/o Lights 125.00 2
Drive Wrong Way on One Way 135.00 2
Drive in Passing Lane 135.00 2
Drive in Turning Lane 135.00 2
Fail to Dim Headlights 115.00 2
Fail to Signal Turn 125.00 2
Fail to Yield 135.00 2
Follow Too Close 125.00 2
Handicapped Parking Violation (proof of valid permit-dismissed) 150.00 0
Improper Lane Use/Change 135.00 2
Improper Backing 135.00 2
Improper Parking 90.00 0
Improper Passing 135.00 3
Improper Turn 135.00 2
No Proof of Insurance (no valid proof) 210.00 0
No Proof of Insurance (valid proof shown w/in 14 days) 25.00 0
School Bus Violation 225.00 3
Refuse Preliminary Breath Test 225.00 0
Seat Belt Violation 65.00 0
Texting While Driving (1st Offense) 240.00 0
Violation of Basic Speed Law 135.00 2

Violations not listed require a phone call 4-14 days after issuance and some may require personal appearance.

*Construction/School/Emergency Zone Points:  1-10 over the limit 3 points, 11-15 over the limit 4 points,       16 and up over the limit 5 points

Fine/Cost Schedule applies only to timely payments for the charged offense.  Fines/Costs are subject to change at any time.