New law requires ignition locks for DUIs

Gov. Dannel Malloy signed new rules into law yesterday for people convicted of drunken driving. The bill requires anyone convicted of a DUI to install

The bill requires anyone convicted of a DUI

The bill requires anyone convicted of a DUI to install an ignition-lock system.

HARTFORD - Gov. Dannel Malloy signed new rules into law yesterday for people convicted of drunken driving.

The bill requires anyone convicted of a DUI to install an ignition-lock system that will only start the car if the driver passes a Breathalyzer test.

It also cuts license suspensions for convictions from 90 days to 45 days.

The new rules take effect July 1.

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