2009 Wisconsin Act 121
(effective date: July 1, 2010)
Provides corrective language to impose penalties for failing to install, remove, disconnect or otherwise circumvent an IID order under 343.301(4).
• Failure to install, removal, disconnection, tampering or circumvention criminalized.
-347.413(1) No person may remove, disconnect, tamper with, or otherwise circumvent the operation of an ignition interlock device installed in response to the court order under s. 346.65 (6), 1999 stats., or s. 343.301(1) [s. 343.301(1g)], or fail to have the ignition interlock device installed as ordered by the court. This subsection does not apply to the removal of an ignition interlock device upon the expiration of the order requiring the motor vehicle to be so equipped or to necessary repairs to a malfunctioning ignition interlock device by a person authorized by the department.
-Violation of 347.413(1) $150-$600 fine and/or up to 6 months in jail at court’s discretion; mandatory 6-month extension of IID order period. 347.50(1s) and (1t).