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Table of Contents

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Technical Summary


List of Tables and Figures

1. Introduction

TEA-21 High-BAC Incentive Grants

Study Objectives and Approach

2. Summary of States' High-BAC Systems

High-BAC Threshold

410 Incentive Funding

Types of Enhanced Penalties

Evaluations of High-BAC Sanctioning Systems

3. Evaluation of Minnesotas High-BAC Law

High-BAC Statute

Profile and Disposition of DWI Cases 1997-2000

Rates of Recidivism

High BACs among Fatally Injured Drivers

Interviews with Experts

4. Discussion


Appendix A: Summary of States’ Enhanced Penalties for First-Offense High-BAC Offenders 21 Years or Older As of January 1, 2002