Promoting effective per se laws to define Driving Under the Influence of
A drug per se law defines drug impairment by laboratory tests alone.
Welcome to the
Deception Pass 3 Website
This website is dedicated to all those victims who have been killed or injured
drivers under the influence of illegal drugs. The story that
made the DUID problem
is detailed in the book Deception Pass.
Click here to read a brief of
All states define alcohol DUI per se by laboratory tests
showing blood alcohol level greater
than 0.08 gm/dl for adults
and greater than zero (or 0.02 gm/dl) for minors. Laboratory
tests are routinely performed for all suspected alcohol DUI cases.
Only 17 states define DUID per se by
objective laboratory tests. In other states,
more difficult, costly, and subjective means must be used to prove DUID.
tests are not routinely performed for all suspected drug DUI cases.
Click here to find out how your state is
addressing the DUID problem.
Use this website to help enact effective drug per se
Description of the menu items at the top
of each page:
- Deception Pass 3
- Home page
- About -
Description of the tragedy that inspired the book and this website.
'Deception Pass' - Easy read depiction
of a drama-filled drug trial.
- Contact - Help us enact per
se DUID laws.
- Share Your Story - Add your story
to the Victim Network to help get laws enacted
- Victim Network - View
details of drug trials shared by others like yourself
- FAQ - Frequently Asked
Questions about DUID
- Partners working with us to reduce the impact of Drugged driving.