Section 1 Review

1.) How many points must you accumulate before you must attend DIP?

  • 5, 6, or 7 points

2.) How many points must you accumulate before your license is suspended?

  • 8 points

3.) How many points must you accumulate before your license is revoked?

  • 12 points

4.) Do any other types of drivers have to attend DIP?

  • Yes, drivers with a provisional license or learner’s permit convicted of a moving violation.

5.) What is the difference between suspension and revocation?

  • Suspension means you still have your driving privilege and must have turned in your license but are temporarily unable to drive legally.
  • Revocation means you no longer have a license and will have to prove that you are a safe driver to get your license back.

6.) Can a driver drive when he/she is suspended for any reason?

  • NO!!! If your license is suspended (or revoked), you may not drive for any reason.

7.) What are some possible consequences of high points?

  • Higher insurance costs or inability to get insurance
  • Court costs
  • MDOT MVA fees for classes, new licenses, and general fees
  • Loss of employment