(a) In order to be accepted for license reinstatement or to avoid a pending license suspension, the certificate of completion from a driver improvement program or DUI Drug or Alcohol Use Risk Reduction Program must indicate that the course was taken and completed after the violation date which caused the pending or active suspension.
(b) Customers seeking to avoid a license suspension pursuant to O.C.G.A. §40-5-75 for a conviction for misdemeanor possession of marijuana by entering a plea of nolo contendere must present a certificate of completion from an approved DUI Drug or Alcohol Use Risk Reduction Program indicating the course was taken and completed after the violation date and within 120 days of the date of the conviction.
(c) Approval of any clinic certificate except as set out herein must be made by the Commissioner or his designee.
Authority: O.C.G.A. §40-5-4. History. Original Rule entitled “Acceptance of Clinic Certificates for Reinstatement” adopted. F. Jan. 9, 2003; eff. Jan. 29, 2003. Amended: F. Mar. 25, 2014; eff. Apr. 14, 2014.