32-33-18.1 Eluding law enforcement officer as misdemeanor--Enhanced penalties.
Eluding law enforcement officer as misdemeanor--Enhanced penalties.
driver of a vehicle who, after failing or refusing to bring a vehicle to a stop pursuant to § 32-33-18,
flees from the law enforcement officer or attempts to elude the pursuit of the law enforcement officer
is guilty of eluding. Eluding is a Class 1 misdemeanor. In addition, the court may order that the
defendant's driver's license be revoked for up to one year, but may issue an order, upon proof of
financial responsibility pursuant to § 32-35-43.1, allowing the defendant to operate a vehicle for
purposes of the defendant's employment, attendance at school, or counseling programs.