Houston County State Court
Warner Robins, Georgia

Fines

Houston State Court Fines Effective 1 January 2014 (SCROLL DOWN FOR LISTING OF ALL FINES)

For All Speed Zones (Note Repeat Offenders May Have Fines Aggravated)

MPH Over LimitAmount of Fine 
6-14$140.00
15-18$168.00
19-23$196.00
24-29$308.00
30-33$504.00
34-45$700.00
46 & Over – Court Appearance$830.00

SPEEDING IN A SCHOOL ZONE – THE FINE IS DOUBLED

SPEEDING IN A WORK ZONE – AGGRAVATED – FINE IS DOUBLED

 

ALL CASES THAT CANNOT BE PAID IN FULL BY THE COURT DATE REQUIRE A COURT APPEARANCE

Low income persons can establish payment plans and community service (generally 90 days), but be aware there is a $54 monthly service fee since they require monitoring by the probation department.

OFFICER MAY REQUEST COURT APPEARANCE ON ANY OFFENSE

SOME OFFENSES INVOLVING AN ACCIDENT DOUBLE FINES

 

DescriptionFine
BRAKE LIGHTS$180.00
CHILD RESTRAINTS- UNDER 8$50.00
CHILD RESTRAINTS- 8-17$25.00
SAFETY BELTS 8-ADULT$15.00
CROSSING GORE$280.00
DRIVING IN MEDIAN$180.00
DRIVING W/ EXPIRED LICENSE$180.00
DEFECTIVE EQUIPMENT$180.00
DISREGARDING TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICE (RED LIGHT)$280.00
DRIVING AT NIGHT W/O LIGHTS$180.00
DRIVING IN EMERGENCY LANE$380.00
DRIVING ON CLOSED ROAD$180.00
DRIVING ON WRONG SIDE OF ROAD or ONE WAY STREET$480.00
DRIVING WITHOUT TAG$180.00
DRIVING WITH EXPIRED TAG$180.00
DRIVING WITHOUT DECAL$180.00
EXERCISE DUE CARE$180.00
EXPIRED TAG$180.00
FAILURE TO DIM HEADLIGHTS$180.00
FAILURE TO MAINTAIN LANE/WEAVING$180.00
FAILURE TO OBEY PERSON DIRECTING TRAFFIC$280.00
FAILURE TO STOP AT RAILROAD CROSSING GUARD RAIL & STOP SIGN$280.00
FAILURE TO USE TURN SIGNAL$180.00
FAILURE TO CHANGE ADDRESS ON LICENSE (IF MILITARY BRING MILITARY ID TO CLERKS OFFICE to waive fine) (bring copy of license w/ address updated to waive fine)$10.00
FAILURE TO OBEY TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICE$280.00
FAILURE TO YIELD AT YIELD SIGN$280.00
FAILURE TO YIELD LEFT TURN$280.00
FAILURE TO YIELD TO EMERGENCY VEHICLE$380.00
FAILURE TO REPORT AN ACCIDENT$280.00
FAILURE TO USE HEADLIGHTS$180.00
FAILURE TO YIELD RIGHT OF WAY$280.00
FOLLOWING TOO CLOSE (accident doubles)$180.00
FAILURE TO STOP AT STOP SIGN$280.00
ILLEGAL HANDICAP PARKING$180.00
HEADLIGHTS COVERS PROHIBITED$180.00
HEADLIGHTS REQUIRED ON VEHICLE$180.00

HEADPHONES

HIT AND RUN – COURT APPEARANCE REQUIRED

$180.00

$480.00
IMPEDING FLOW OF TRAFFIC$180.00
IMPROPER BACKING$180.00
IMPROPER DRIVING IN EMERGENCY LANE$380.00
IMPROPER LANE CHANGE$180.00
IMPROPER LANE USAGE / 3RD LANE$180.00
IMPROPER PARKING$180.00
IMPROPER PASSING$280.00
IMPROPER PASSING HILL OR CURVE$280.00
IMPROPER PASSING IN NO PASSING ZONE$280.00
IMPROPER PASSING RIGHT SHOULDER$280.00
IMPROPER STOPPING$180.00
IMPROPER DISPLAY OF LICENSE TAG$180.00
IMPROPER TOWING$180.00
IMPROPER TURN$180.00
INSECURE LOAD$180.00
LAYING DRAG – COURT APPEARANCE REQUIRED$480.00
LITTERING – ROAD OR HIGHWAY$180.00
LOUD MUSIC$180.00
MOVE OVER LAW$380.00
No license on person (send or bring copy of license)$10.00
NO TAG ON VEHICLE$180.00
OBSCURING TAG FRAME$180.00
OBSTRUCTING INTERSECTION$180.00
OPEN CONTAINER$180.00
OPERATING VEHICLE PASSENGER IN BED OF TRUCK$180.00
OPERATING M/C WITHOUT HELMET$180.00
PERMITTING ANOTHER TO VIOLATE$180.00
RAN RED LIGHT$280.00
RECKLESS DRIVING (LICENSE SUSPENSION UNDER AGE 21) COURT APPEARANCE REQUIRED$480.00
RESTRICTED USE OF CENTRAL LANE$280.00
SLICK TIRES$180.00
SPEEDINGUSE CHART
TAG COVER$180.00
TAG LIGHT$180.00
TAILLIGHTS REQUIRED ON VEH.$180.00
TINT VIOLATION (Half fine if shown removed)$180.00
TOO FAST FOR CONDITIONS$180.00
UNAUTHORIZED POSS/USE OF LIGHTS$180.00
WEAVING$180.00
WINDOW TINT$180.00
WRONG CLASS OF LICENSE$180.00
TEXTING (TEEN OR ADULT) – COURT APPEARANCE$150.00
COMMERCIAL LICENSE AND VEHICLE OFFICE MAY REQUEST COURT APPEARANCE ON ANY VIOLATION ANY OFFENSE INVOLVING AN ACCIDENT FINE WILL DOUBLE (any charge not listed has a fine of $380) 
11/14 HOUR VIOLATION$380.00
CHILD RESTRAINT$280.00
DEFECTIVE EQUIPMENT $380.00
EXPIRED TAG$380.00
FAILURE TO CORRECT DEFECTS$380.00
FAILURE TO SECURE LOAD $380.00
FAILURE TO STOP AT STOP SIGN$380.00
FAILURE TO STOP FOR INSPECTION$380.00
FALSE ENTRY IN LOG BOOK$380.00
FOLLOWING TOO CLOSE$380.00
HAZARDOUS WASTE – COURT APPEARANCE$480.00
ILLEGAL LANE USAGE (3RD LANE)$480.00
ILLEGAL BACKING$280.00
IMPROPER BRAKE SYSTEM$380.00
IMPROPER ESCORT$280.00
IMPROPER IRP REGISTRATION$280.00
IMPROPER LANE CHANGE$280.00
IMPROPER PARKING INTERSTATE$280.00
IMPROPER TAG$280.00
  
LOG BOOK VIOLATION – ENTRY$380.00
MOVE OVER LAW$380.00
NO COMPANY NAME ON TRUCK$280.00
NO CURRENT ANNUAL INSPECTION$380.00
NO DRIVERS LIC ON PERSON (Must mail or show proof of license)$10.00
NO ESCORT$380.00
NO MEDICAL CERTIFICATE$380.00
NO MUD FLAPS$380.00
NO OVERSIZE LOAD SIGNS$380.00
BI OKACARDS$380.00
NO TAG$380.00
OPER. CMV WITH RADAR DETECTOR$380.00
OVERWEIGHT, LENGTH, WIDTH$380.00
RECORD OF DUTY STATUS$380.00
SEATBELT$180.00
UNAUTH. POSS/USE LIGHT$280.00
UNREGISTERED VEHICLE$480.00
UNSAFE COMM. VEHICLE – COURT APPEARANCE$380.00
WEAVING/FAILURE TO MAINTAIN$380.00
WINDOW TINT$280.00
WRONG CLASS OF LICENSE$380.00
OPER. CMV WHEN DISQUALIFIED – COURT APPEARANCE 

FISHING/HUNTING FINE FEES

FISHING WITHOUT LICENSE$180.00
FISHING WITHOUT LIFE PRESERVERS$180.00
FISHING UNDERSIZE TAKE OR POSSESS$180.00
FISHING IN PRIVATE POND$280.00
FISHING – LITTERING$280.00
HUNTING WITHOUT LICENSE$180.00
HUNTING – FAILURE TO SIGN IN ON WMA$280.00
HUNTING – UNLAWFUL ENTICEMENT (OVER BAIT)$480.00
HUNTING – FAILURE TO WEAR FLO. ORANGE CLOTHING$180.00
HUNTING – ILLEGAL DATES, HOURS AND BAG LIMITS$180.00
HUNTING – SMALL GAME – SEASONS & BAG LIMITS $10.00 PER ANIMAL OVER LIMIT$380.00
HUNTING – CLOSED WMA BIG OR SMALL$480.00
HUNTING – UNPLUGGED SHOT$180.00
HUNTING – WITHOUT FEDERAL STAMP$180.00
HUNTING – BEFORE OR AFTER DARK – BIRDS$180.00
HUNTING – ILLEGAL GUN OR SHOT$480.00