Law No. 11275, February 7 2006

Original Language Title: Lei nº 11.275, de 7 de Fevereiro de 2006

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LEI No. 11,275, DE February 7, 2006.

Altera the essay of the arts. 165, 277 and 302 of the Law No 9,503 of September 23, 1997 establishing the Brazilian Transit Code.

THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC I do know that the National Congress decrees and I sanction it following Law:

Art. 1º This Law changes the arts. 165, 277 and 302 of the Act No 9,503 of September 23, 1997, which pass vigorously with the following essay:

" Art. 165. Driving under the influence of alcohol or any substance numb or that determines physical or psychic addiction:

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" Art. 277. Every automotive vehicle driver, involved in traffic accident or who is the subject of traffic surveillance, on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol will be subjected to testing of alcoholic, clinical examinations, expertise or other examination that by technical or scientific means, in apparatus homologated by CONTRAN, allow to certify their state.

§ § 1st corresponding Measue applies in the case of suspicion of use of entorpecent, toxic or analogous effects.

§ 2nd In the case of refusal of the driver to achievement of the tests, examinations and the expertise provided for in the caput of this article, the infraction may be characterized by obtaining other evidence in law admitted by the transit agent about the notorious signs of drunkenness, excitation or torpor, resulting from the consumption of alcohol or numbents, presented by the conductor. " (NR)

" Art. 302. .................................................................................

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V-is under the influence of alcohol or toxic substance or numb of analogous effects. " (NR)

Art. 2º This Act shall enter into force on the date of its publication.

Brasilia, February 7, 2006 ; 185th of the Independence and 118th of the Republic.

LUIZ INACIO LULA DA SILVA

Marcio Thomaz Bastos

Strong Marcio of Almeida