625 ILCS 5/6 303 Driving while drivers license, permit or privilege to operate motor vehicle is suspended or revoked
If you plead guilty or are found guilty of a non-DUI based DWLS/DWLR, some of the most common sentences are as follows:
1. Supervision *
This is the preferred result. Supervision can last for up to 2 years. If you successfully complete all terms of your supervision, your case will be dismissed without a conviction (most important) on your driving record. No points will be assessed.
2. Conditional Discharge/Probation
Results in a conviction on your driving record and may result in an result in an extension of your suspension or revocation.
First offense, eligible for court supervision.
Second offense, a conviction and 100 hours community service.
(c-1) Except as provided in subsections (c-5) and (d), any person convicted of a second violation of this Section shall e ordered by the court to serve a minimum of 100 hours of community service.
Third offense, a conviction and either 30 days in jail or 300 hours of community service.
3rd DWLS/R based on 3rd non DUI related
(d-1) Except as provided in subsections (d-2), (d-2.5), and (d-3), any person convicted of a third or subsequent violation of this Section shall serve a minimum term of imprisonment of 30 days or 300 hours of community service, as determined by the court.
3rd or more violation non DUI related
(b-5) Any person convicted of violating this Section shall serve a minimum term of imprisonment of 30 consecutive days or 300 hours of community service when the person’s driving privilege was revoked or suspended as a result of a violation of Section 9-3 of Criminal Code of 1961 or the Criminal Code of 2012, relating to the offense of reckless homicide, or similar provision of a law of another state.
DWLS based on DUI caught during statutory summons suspension
(c-3) Any person convicted of a violation of this Section during a period of summary suspension imposed pursuant to Section 11-501.1 when the person was eligible for a MDDP shall be guilty of a Class 4 felony and shall serve a minimum term of imprisonment of 30 days.
(c-5) Any person convicted of a second violation of this Section is guilty of a Class 2 felony, is not eligible for probation or conditional discharge , and shall serve a mandatory term of imprisonment, if the revocation or suspension was for a violation of Section 9-3 of the Criminal Code of 1961 or the Criminal 2012, relating to the reckless homicide, or similar out-of state offense.