DUI Homicide Penalties

According to section (c) of § 2-503, any person who is convicted of causing the death of another as the result of driving under the influence of alcohol is guilty of a felony and is subject to a maximum imprisonment of five years and/or a maximum fine of $5,000 upon conviction.
Under § 2-504 and § 2-505, causing the death of another while driving while impaired by alcohol or drugs are also felonies. Both are punishable a maximum imprisonment of three years and/or a maximum fine of $5,000.

Additional penalties may include the suspension of your driver’s license, the installation of an ignition interlock device in your vehicle, impoundment of your vehicle, and/or completion of a drug/alcohol treatment program.