Q: If you have a dwi and 2 years later are charged with a refusal to submit are the penalties enhanced as a second DWI or
remain the same as a first time refusal?
A: More information is needed to properly answer your question, so I suggest consulting with a lawyer to get the correct answer for your situation, but In general they are different offenses so the answer would be no, but generally if you have a refusal you get a DWI also so that would be your second DWI if you were charged with a DWI along with the refusal.
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