Driving above the Posted Speed on a Highway
What counts as a violation of Vehicle Code § 22354?
Vehicle Code § 22354, the state may impose a speed limit lower than 65 MPH on highways. If the state lowers the speed limit and posts signs for drivers of the lowered speed limit, a driver travelling above the posted speed limit will be in violation of Vehicle Code § 22354 for speeding on a public highway.
What is the punishment for a violation of Vehicle Code § 22354?
A violation under Vehicle Code § 22354 is an infraction punishable by fines up to $500, a possible license suspension, and 1 DMV point.
Do I need to hire an attorney if I was pulled over for a violation of Vehicle Code § 22354?
A violation of Vehicle Code § 22354 carries serious consequences including a potential driver’s license suspension and DMV point that can significantly increase your car insurance premium. Hiring an experienced attorney can help you to avoid these consequences.