Montana Code Annotated 2023



Part 2. Procedural Provisions

Surrender Of License

45-9-203. Surrender of license. (1) If a court suspends or revokes a driver's license under 45-9-202(2)(e), the defendant shall, at the time of sentencing, surrender the license to the court. The court shall forward the license and a copy of the sentencing order to the department of justice. The defendant may apply to the department for issuance of a probationary license under 61-2-302.

(2) If a person with a registry identification card or license issued pursuant to 16-12-203 or 16-12-503 is convicted of an offense under this chapter, the court shall:

(a) at the time of sentencing, require the person to surrender the registry identification card; and

(b) notify the department of revenue of the conviction in order for the department to carry out its duties under 16-12-109 or 16-12-523.

History: En. Sec. 2, Ch. 802, L. 1991; amd. Sec. 28, Ch. 419, L. 2011; amd. Sec. 21, Ch. 55, L. 2015; amd. Sec. 1, I.M. No. 182, approved Nov. 8, 2016; amd. Sec. 74, Ch. 576, L. 2021.