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347 new laws in Arizona

347 new laws in Arizona

YUMA, Ariz. - New Arizona laws were put into effect that may change the way of living in Arizona. 

These laws went into affect on August 3 and some of the new integrated laws are:

  • Photo radar tickets will now be harder to fight in court and a harsher penalty for wrong-way drivers will be given. 
  • Wrong way driving violations can come with a $500 fine and mandatory traffic school.
  • If you are driving under the influence and caught going the wrong direction, you will also lose your license for up to a year and get a minimum four-month jail sentence.
  • Students in kindergarten through third grade will now be able to enjoy two recess periods a day.
  • The minimum legal marriage age set for 16. More specifically, 16 and 17-year-olds who are emancipated and whose spouse is no more than three years older.
  • Anyone attempting to pass off their pet as a fake service animal will be fined $250.

These are just some of the laws in place. For a full list of new Arizona laws, visit:

https://www.azleg.gov/alispdfs/53leg/2R/House/SummaryComplete.pdf

 


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