The Verkhovna Rada has strengthened the responsibility for driving vehicles in the state of alcohol, narcotic or other intoxication, reports Ukrainska Pravda.

In particular, Article 286-1 of the draft law on driving drunk or under the influence of medicines that reduce attention and speed of reaction at the wheel provides for punishment in the sum of a fine of 17 thousand hryvnias (1 thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens) to 34 thousand UAH (2 thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens) with deprivation of license for up to 3 years.

Also, the final version of the bill states that the same actions committed repeatedly – shall be punished by a fine of 51 thousand hryvnias (3 thousand non-taxable minimum incomes of citizens) with the deprivation of driving license for a term of 2 to 3 years.

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