About the Study Guide

You are looking at a preview of what’s in the timed District of Columbia Boat Ed Course. Feel free to look around, but you’ll need to register to begin progress toward getting your District of Columbia Boater Education Certificate.

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OUI Enforcement

District of Columbia law establishes the following penalties.

  • Upon a first conviction, a person may be fined up to $500, imprisoned for up to 90 days, or both.
  • Upon a second conviction within a 15-year period, a person may be fined up to $5,000, imprisoned for up to one year, or both.
  • Upon a third or subsequent conviction within a 15-year period, a person may be fined up to $10,000, imprisoned for up to one year, or both.