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Q: Is there a set time an interlock device can be put in your car?

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Anna Summersett
Anna Summersett
  • DUI & DWI Lawyer
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: If Interlock is required as a condition of your bond, occupational license, probation, or final conviction, you should be advised by the court on the time limit you have to install the vehicle. It can be 7 days, 10 days, or even 30 days depending on the Judge's ruling. Contact a local, criminal defense attorney to assist. Failure to comply could result in a warrant for your arrest or revocation of your occupational license. You can learn more here: https://www.versustexas.com/criminal/ignition-interlock-device-requirements-texas-creates-distinction-preconviction-essential-licenses-postconviction-occupational-licenses/

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