Under a new law, which took effect on May 16, 2012, Michigan drivers who have 3 or more unpaid traffic tickets, will now face license suspension. According to the analysis of the bill
Many local units of government are facing drastic revenue shortfalls and must make cuts, often in essential areas such as police and fire services. In some communities, unpaid parking tickets contribute significantly to local budget problems
The bill amended the Michigan Vehicle Code to reduce from six to three the number of parking citations that can lead to the denial of a driver license for failure to appear. Beginning January 1, 2018, that number will return to six.
Click here to read the full text of the 3 Parking Ticket License Suspension Law.
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