Lawmakers Weigh Bills on DUI, Child and Family Services, Abortion and Student Overtime Pay
Legislative roundup - Week 6
February 21, 2019
As Montana lawmakers consider overhauling the state’s DUI laws, the Montana Highway Patrol wants to dispel myths about blood alcohol levels.
Last week, the Highway Patrol hosted a demonstration for lawmakers to show just how much alcohol it actually takes to be beyond legal limits.
The event included four volunteers from Highway Patrol who drank a substantial amount within two hours, and then were given a field sobriety test, including a walk-and-turn test. It proved to be tricky for some.
Participant Terie Moseman says she volunteered because she wants increased protections for her ki...