AAMVAnet Code Reference

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

  • A04 - Driving under the influence of alcohol with BAC at or over .04
  • A08 - Driving under the influence of alcohol with BAC at or over .08
  • A10 - Driving under the influence of alcohol with BAC at or over .10
  • A11 - Driving under the influence of alcohol with BAC at or over ___(detail field required)
  • A12 - Refused to submit to test for alcohol - Implied Consent Law
  • A20 - Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs
  • A21 - Driving under the influence of alcohol
  • A22 - Driving under the influence of drugs
  • A23 - Driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs
  • A24 - Driving under the influence of medication not intended to intoxicate
  • A25 - Driving while impaired
  • A26 - Drinking alcohol while operating a vehicle
  • A31 - Illegal possession of alcohol
  • A33 - Illegal Possession of drugs (controlled substances)
  • A35 - Possession of open alcohol container
  • A41 - Driver violation of ignition interlock or immobilization device
  • A50 - Motor vehicle used in manufacturing, distributing, or dispensing a controlled substance
  • A60 - Underage convicted of drinking and driving at .02 or higher BAC
  • A61 - Underage Administrative Per Se - drinking and driving at .02 or higher BAC
  • A90 - Administrative per se: .10 BAC
  • A91 - Administrative per se: BAC (detail required)
  • A94 - Administrative per se: .04 BAC
  • A98 - Administrative per se: .08 BAC

Return to top

  • B01 - Hit and run - failure to stop and render aid after accident
  • B02 - Hit and run - failure to stop and render aid after accident - FATAL accident
  • B03 - Hit and run - failure to stop and render aid after accident - Personal injury accident
  • B04 - Hit and run - failure to stop and render aid after accident - Property damage accident
  • B05 - Leaving accident scene before police arrive
  • B06 - Leaving accident scene before police arrive - FATAL accident
  • B07 - Leaving accident scene before police arrive - Personal injury accident
  • B08 - Leaving accident scene before police arrive - Property damage accident
  • B14 - Failure to ID self after fatal or personal injury accident
  • B19 - Driving while out-of-state suspension is in effect and transporting 16 or more passengers (including driver) and/or transporting hazardous materials
  • B20 - Driving while license withdrawn
  • B21 - Driving while license barred
  • B22 - Driving while license cancelled
  • B23 - Driving while license denied
  • B24 - Driving while license disqualified
  • B25 - Driving while license revoked
  • B26 - Driving while license suspended
  • B27 - Driving while out of service order is in effect
  • B41 - Possesses or provide counterfeit or altered driver license (includes DL, CDL, and Instruction Permit) or ID
  • B51 - Expired or no driver license (includes DL, CDL, and Instruction Permit)
  • B56 - Driving a CMV without obtaining a CDL
  • B57 - Driving a CMV without a CDL
  • B61 - Failed to file accident report
  • B63 - Failed to file future proof of financial responsibility
  • B64 - Failed to file insurance certificate
  • B65 - Failed to file medical certification/disability information
  • B74 - Failure to show insurance certification
  • B78 - Failure to show license - Non-CDL
  • B91 - Improper classification or endorsement on driver license (includes DL, CDL, and Instruction Permit)

Return to top

  • D02 - Misrepresentation of identity or other facts on application for driver license (includes DL, CDL, and Instruction Permit)
  • D06 - Misrepresentation of identity or other facts to obtain alcohol
  • D07 - Possess multiple driver licenses (includes DL, CDL, and Instruction Permit)
  • D10 - Manufacture or make false driver license (includes DL, CDL, and Instruction Permit)
  • D16 - Show or use improperly - Driver license (includes DL, CDL, and Instruction Permit)
  • D27 - Violate limited license conditions
  • D29 - Violate restrictions of driver license (includes DL, CDL, and Instruction Permit)
  • D30 – Misrepresentation of identity or other facts on application – including self certs for CLP - CDL
  • D31 – Fraud related to the issuance of a CLP or CDL
  • D35 - Failure to comply with financial responsibility law
  • D36 - Failure to maintain required liability insurance
  • D37 - Failure to pay for damages or make installment payment
  • D38 - Failure to post security or obtain release from liability
  • D39 - Unsatisfied judgment
  • D45 - Failure to appear for trial or court appearance
  • D51 - Failure to make required payment of child support
  • D53 - Failure to make required payment of fine and costs
  • D56 - Failure to answer, pay fines, penalties and/or costs related to original violation
  • D70 - Driver's view obstructed
  • D72 - Inability to control vehicle
  • D74 - Operating a motor vehicle improperly because of drowsiness
  • D75 - Operating a motor vehicle improperly due to physical or mental disability
  • D78 - Perjury about the operation of a motor vehicle

Return to top

  • E01 - Operating without equipment as required by law
  • E02 - Operating without brakes as required by law
  • E03 - Operating without HAZMAT safety equipment as required by law
  • E04 - Operating without HAZMAT placards/markings as required by law
  • E05 - Operating without lights as required by law
  • E06 - Operating without school bus equipment as required by law
  • E23 - Use of radar or laser detector prohibited by law
  • E31 - Defective brakes
  • E33 - Defective HAZMAT safety devices
  • E34 - Defective lights
  • E35 - Defective or noisy exhaust system or muffler
  • E36 - Defective school bus equipment
  • E37 - Defective tires
  • E50 - Failure to use equipment as required
  • E51 - Failure to use brakes
  • E53 - Failure to use HAZMAT safety devices as required
  • E54 - Failure to use headlight dimmer as required
  • E55 - Failure to use lights as required
  • E56 - Failure to use school bus safety equipment as required
  • E57 - Failure to use snow tires or chains as required

Return to top

  • F02 - Child or youth restraint not used properly as required
  • F03 - Motorcycle safety equipment not used properly as required
  • F04 - Seat belt not used properly as required
  • F05 - Carrying unsecured passengers in open area of vehicle
  • F06 - Improper operation of or riding on a motorcycle
  • F34 - Stopping, standing, or parking: obstructing or impeding traffic
  • F60 - Abandoned vehicle
  • F66 - Unsafe condition of vehicle (no specified component)

Return to top

  • M01 - Failure to obey
  • M02 - Failure to obey barrier
  • M03 - Failure to obey construction or maintenance zone markers
  • M04 - Failure to obey flagger
  • M05 - Failure to obey lane markings or signal
  • M06 - Failure to obey motor carrier rules/regulations
  • M07 - Failure to obey pedestrian control device
  • M08 - Failure to obey police or peace officer
  • M09 - Failure to obey railroad crossing restrictions
  • M10 - Failure to obey railroad gates, signs, or signals
  • M11 - Failure to obey restricted lane
  • M12 - Failure to obey safety zone
  • M13 - Failure to obey school crossing guard
  • M14 - Failure to obey sign or traffic control device
  • M15 - Failure to obey stop sign
  • M16 - Failure to obey traffic signal or light
  • M17 - Failure to obey traffic sign
  • M18 - Failure to obey warning light or flasher
  • M19 - Failure to obey yield sign
  • M20 - CMV drivers not required to stop failing to slow and check tracks are clear on trains
  • M21 - CMV drivers not required to stop failing to stop if tracks are not clear
  • M22 - CMV drivers required to stop, failing to stop before driving onto the crossing
  • M23 - CMV drivers failing to have sufficient space to completely cross without stopping
  • M24 - CMV drivers failing to cross because of insufficient undercarriage clearance
  • M25 - Failure to stop - basic rule at unsigned intersection or when entering roadway from private driveway, alley, etc.
  • M30 - Following improperly
  • M31 - Failure to leave sufficient distance for overtaking by other vehicles
  • M32 - Following emergency vehicle unlawfully
  • M33 - Following fire equipment unlawfully
  • M34 - Following too closely
  • M40 - Improper lane or location
  • M41 - Failure to keep in proper lane
  • M42 - Improper or erratic (unsafe) lane changes
  • M43 - Ran off road
  • M44 - Improper lane or location - crossover
  • M45 - Improper lane or location - crosswalk
  • M46 - Improper lane or location - entrance/exit ramp or way
  • M47 - Improper lane or location - in bicycle lane
  • M48 - Improper lane or location - in occupied lane
  • M49 - Improper lane or location - in HOV or restricted lane
  • M50 - Improper lane or location - limited access highway
  • M51 - Improper lane or location - median
  • M52 - Improper lane or location - not on National Network
  • M53 - Improper lane or location - not on route authorized by permit
  • M54 - Improper lane or location - not on truck route
  • M55 - Improper lane or location - on rail or streetcar tracks
  • M56 - Improper lane or location - on fire hose
  • M57 - Improper lane or location - oncoming traffic lane
  • M58 - Improper lane or location - road shoulder, ditch or sidewalk
  • M60 - Improper lane or location - slower vehicle lane
  • M61 - Improper lane or location - straddling center line(s)
  • M62 - Improper lane or location - traveling in turn (or center) lane
  • M70 - Improper passing
  • M71 - Passing in violation of posted sign or pavement marking
  • M72 - Passing in violation of opposite directions restriction
  • M73 - Passing on wrong side
  • M74 - Passing on hill or curve
  • M75 - Passing school bus displaying warning not to pass
  • M76 - Passing where prohibited
  • M77 - Passing with insufficient distance or visibility
  • M80 - Inattentive, careless, or negligent driving
  • M81 - Careless driving
  • M82 - Inattentive driving
  • M83 - Negligent driving
  • M84 - Reckless driving
  • M85 - Texting while driving
  • M86 - Using a hand-held mobile telephone while driving

Return to top

  • N01 - Failure to yield right of way
  • N02 - Failure to yield right of way to animal rider or animal-drawn vehicle
  • N03 - Failure to yield right of way to cyclist
  • N04 - Failure to yield right of way to emergency vehicle (i.e. ambulance, fire equipment, police, etc.)
  • N05 - Failure to yield right of way to funeral pocession, procession or parade
  • N06 - Failure to yield right of way to other vehicle
  • N07 - Failure to yield right of way to overtaking vehicle
  • N08 - Failure to yield right of way to pedestrian (includes handicapped or blind)
  • N09 - Failure to yield right of way to school bus
  • N20 - Failure to yield right of way at crosswalk
  • N21 - Failure to yield right of way at rotary
  • N22 - Failure to yield right of way at stop sign
  • N23 - Failure to yield right of way at traffic sign
  • N24 - Failure to yield right of way at traffic signal
  • N25 - Failure to yield right of way at unsigned intersection
  • N26 - Failure to yield right of way at yield sign
  • N30 - Failure to yield right of way when warning displayed on other vehicle
  • N31 - Failure to yield right of way W when turning
  • N40 - Failure to use or improper signal
  • N41 - Failure to cancel directional signals
  • N42 - Failure to signal intention to pass
  • N43 - Failure to signal lane change or turn
  • N44 - Giving wrong signal
  • N50 - Improper turn
  • N51 - Improper method of turning
  • N52 - Improper position for turning
  • N53 - Making improper left turn
  • N54 - Making improper right turn
  • N55 - Making improper turn around (not U turn)
  • N56 - Making improper U turn
  • N60 - Driving wrong way
  • N61 - Driving wrong way at rotary intersection
  • N62 - Driving wrong way on divided highway
  • N63 - Driving wrong way on one way street or road
  • N70 - Driving on wrong side
  • N71 - Driving on wrong side of divided highway
  • N72 - Driving on wrong side of undivided street or road
  • N80 - Coasting (operating with gears disengaged)
  • N82 - Improper backing
  • N83 - Improper start from parked position
  • N84 - Unsafe operation

Return to top

  • S01 - 01-05>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S06 - 06-10>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S11 - 11-15>Speed Limit (detail optional)
  • S14 - Speeding - 11-14 MPH over limit
  • S15 - Speeding 15 mph or more above speed limit (detail optional)
  • S16 - 16-20>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S21 - 21-25>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S26 - 26-30>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S31 - 31-35 > Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S36 - 36-40>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S41 - 41+ >Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S50 - Speeding in a school zone (detail optional)
  • S51 - 01-10>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S61 - 11-20>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S71 - 21-30>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S81 - 31-40>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S91 - 41+>Speed limit (detail optional)
  • S92 - Speeding - Speed limit and actual speed (detail required)
  • S93 - Speeding
  • S94 - Prima Facie speed violation or driving too fast for conditions
  • S95 - Speed contest (racing) on road open to traffic
  • S96 - Speed less than minimum
  • S97 - Operating at erratic or suddenly changing speeds
  • S98- Speeding on freeway ("wasting fuel")
  • S99 - Speeding in a school zone

Return to top

  • U01 - Fleeing or evading police or roadblock
  • U02 - Resisting arrest
  • U03 - Using a motor vehicle in connection with a felony (not traffic offense)
  • U04 - Using a motor vehicle in connection with a misdemeanor (not traffic offense)
  • U05 - Using a motor vehicle to aid and abet a felon
  • U06 - Vehicular assault
  • U07 - Vehicular homicide
  • U08 - Vehicular manslaughter
  • U09 - Negligent homicide while operating a CMV
  • U10 - Causing fatality through the negligent operation of a CMV
  • U20 - Damaging or tampering with vehicle
  • U21 - Illegal operation of emergency vehicle
  • U22 - Odometer tampering
  • U23 - Receiving or disposing of stolen vehicle or its parts
  • U24 - Removal, falsification, or unauthorized VIN or registration plate
  • U25 - Unauthorized use of a vehicle or taking a vehicle without owner consent
  • U26 - Vehicle Theft
  • U27 - Vehicular feticide - first degree
  • U28 - Vehicular feticide - second degree
  • U30 - Violation resulting in accident
  • U31 - Violation resulting in fatal accident
  • U32 - Violation in personal injury accident
  • U33 - Violation resulting in property damage accident

Return to top

  • W00 - Withdrawal, non-ACD violation
  • W01 - Accumulation of convictions (including point systems and/or being judged a habitual offender or violator)
  • W09 - Failure to surrender CDL with Hazmat per Patriot Act
  • W10 - Withdrawal (reason not specified)
  • W11 - Family report recommended
  • W12 - Immigration law offender
  • W13 - Parental consent withdrawn
  • W14 - Physical or mental disability
  • W15 - Physicians' or specialists' report recommended
  • W20 - Unable to pass DL test(s) or meet qualifications
  • W21 - Unable to pass re-examination
  • W22 - Under age for license
  • W23 - Under age possession of tobacco
  • W24 - Under age school dropout
  • W25 - Disobeying terms of probation
  • W26 - Insufficient funds, protested or invalid check
  • W30 - 60 day disqualification due to 2 serious violations in 3 years
  • W31 - 120 day disqualification due to 3 serious violations in 3 years
  • W40 - Accumulation of two or more major offenses after reinstatement
  • W41 - An additional major offense after reinstatement
  • W45 - Withdrawal for driving a CMV while disqualified for violations in a CMV
  • W50 - Accumulation of two out-of-state orders (general violations) within ten years
  • W51 - Accumulation of two out-of-state violations within ten years transporting 16 or more passengers (including the driver) and/or transporting hazardous materials
  • W52 - Accumulation of three or more out-of-state violations within ten years
  • W72 - Suspended pending final disposition
  • W80 - Failed employer directed drug test
  • W81 - Refusal to submit to employer directed drug test

Return to top

Contact Us

Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05603-0001

Monday-Friday: 7:45am-4:30pm
Contact us

Connect with us

Twitter icon
Facebook icon
Instagram icon
YouTube icon
RSS icon