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Appendix A
Motor Vehicle Statutes That Address Child Endangerment

MAINE

Me. Rev. Stat. Ann. Tit. 29-A § 2411 (2004)
Criminal OUI

1-A. OFFENSE. A person commits OUI if that person:

A. Operates a motor vehicle:

  1. While under the influence of intoxicants; or
  2. While having a blood-alcohol level of 0.08% or more;

5. PENALTIES. Except as otherwise provided, violation of this section is a Class D crime, which is a strict liability crime as defined in Title 17-A, section 34, subsection 4-A. The following minimum penalties apply and may not be suspended:

G. The court shall order an additional period of license suspension of 275 days for a person sentenced under paragraph A, B, C, D or D-1 if the person was operating the motor vehicle at the time of the offense with a passenger under 21 years of age. 

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