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ODPS Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles Driver License Suspension & Reinstatement


Court Suspension

Ohio Revised Code Sections 4510.037 through 4510.038

          • A traffic violation

Length of Suspension
          • Determined by the court

Appeal Procedures
          • Contact the court of conviction. The court, if it chooses, may grant limited driving privileges or terminate the suspension before its ending date. A journal entry bearing the court seal must be forwarded to the Bureau indicating the action the court took before our records are changed. See Modifying Order.

Reinstatement Requirements
          • Serve the length of the suspension.
          • Additionally, a reinstatement fee is required if the suspension is longer than 89 days and the offense date is 10/01/97 or greater.