Maine Revised Statutes

§2422. Impoundment of motor vehicles for OUI

1. Impoundment of vehicle.  A motor vehicle may be seized if it is used by a person arrested for a violation of:
A. Section 2411; or [1997, c. 417, §1 (NEW).]
B. Section 2412-A, when the suspension or revocation was for OUI or an OUI offense. [1997, c. 417, §1 (NEW).]
[ 1997, c. 417, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Storage.  If a motor vehicle is seized, it must be held in secure storage by the seizing agency or at the direction of the arresting law enforcement officer.
[ 1997, c. 417, §1 (NEW) .]
3. Release of vehicle.  The motor vehicle may be released after at least an 8-hour period and payment of any towing and storage fees.
[ 1997, c. 417, §1 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1995, c. 368, §AAA14 (NEW). 1997, c. 417, §1 (RPR).