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ODPS Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles Driver License Suspension & Reinstatement


Probationary License Suspension (P3) 3 Violations

Ohio Revised Code Section 4510.31(a

          • Convicted of, pleaded guilty to or been adjudicated in juvenile court of having committed three separate moving violations under Section 4510.31 (a) prior to the person's 18th birthday.

Length of Revocation
          • 1 Year

Appeal Procedures
          • A youth may appeal for limited driving privileges to the court in which the third conviction was received. If driving privileges are granted the court will issue a permit indicating the dates the limited privileges are in effect and the times and places at which the person may drive.

Reinstatement Requirements
          • Serve the suspension period
          • At the end of the suspension period, complete a Juvenile Driver Improvement Program, and retake the complete driver license examination
          • Apply for a temporary permit packet at your nearest Driver License Exam Station taking the necessary acceptable documents with you for proof of your date of birth and Social Security number
          • Payment of reinstatement fee

Suspension Action Taken You Have the Right to an Administrative Hearing
          • You are entitled to an Administrative Hearing on this matter;
          • Your request for a hearing must be made to this Bureau within 30 days of the mailing date of the notice;
          • After the request is made, you will be notified of the time and place of the hearing. You may appear in person, or you may be represented by an Attorney;
          • The scope of the hearing is to present evidence and examine witnesses that can show cause why your driving privileges should not be suspended;
          • After the Administrative Hearing, the Hearing Office will send a recommendation to the Bureau of Motor Vehicles. You will be notified by mail of the decision.