In the state Duma proposed to introduce criminal penalty for driving after disqualification

Vasily Piskarev

The head of the Duma Committee on security and combating corruption Vasily Piskarev has proposed to introduce criminal liability for driving after withdrawal of driving license. It is reported by RIA Novosti.

“I believe that the re-handling of the vehicle by a person deprived of a driving licence, administrative offense should grow already in the criminal offense, and it is quite another level of responsibility,” — said the Deputy.

The theme of stiffer penalties for traffic violations was discussed on Tuesday, April 4, at the parliamentary hearings “problems of ensuring road safety: legal and moral aspects”.

Piskarev also suggested that life to deprive the rights of drivers, again sat down behind the wheel without a license. It is reported Agency city news “Moscow”.

According to the Agency, also discussed the idea of increasing the punishment for repeated drunk driving and legitimize the diagnosis of alcohol dependence from motorists.