Point SystemUnder Michigan law, some traffic violations are civil infractions while others are misdemeanors or felonies.
Referral for Driver ReexaminationMichigan law authorizes the Department of State to reexamine a driver when there is reason to believe the driver may be unable to operate a motor vehicle safely.
ProbationAll new Michigan drivers, regardless of age, are placed on probation for a minimum of three years if they have not been previously licensed.
CrashesThe Michigan Vehicle Code authorizes the Secretary of State to reexamine drivers due to crash involvement under certain circumstances.
Restriction ViolationsRestrictions may be placed on your driving privileges for many reasons, and may range from specific times and places you may drive, to requiring special equipment or corrective lens.