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POINTS ON YOUR GEORGIA DRIVER’S LICENSE

Convictions for moving violations in Georgia are assessed points as follows:

Aggressive driving - 6 points

Reckless driving - 4 points
  
Unlawful passing of a school bus - 6 points
  
Improper passing on a hill or a curve - 4 points
  
Exceeding the speed limit by more than 14 miles per hour but
less than 19 m.p.h - 2 points
 
Exceeding the speed limit by 19 m.p.h. or more but
less than 24 m.p.h - 3 points
 
Exceeding the speed limit by 24 m.p.h. or more but
less than 34 m.p.h - 4 points
  
Exceeding the speed limit by 34 m.p.h. or more - 6 points
  
Disobedience of any traffic control device or traffic officer - 3 points
  
Too fast for conditions - 0 points
 
Possessing an open container of an alcoholic beverage
while driving - 2 points
 
Failure to adequately secure a load, except fresh farm
produce, (accident) - 2 points

Violation of child safety restraint requirements, first offense - 1 point
 
Violation of child safety restraint requirements, second or
subsequent offense - 2 points

Operating a vehicle while text messaging - 1 point
 
All other moving traffic violations which are not
speed limit violations - 3 points
  
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