Houston County State Court
Warner Robins, Georgia

Fines

Houston State Court Fines Effective 1 July 2018 (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
HANDS FREE VIOLATION– COURT APPEARANCE ONLY 
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
  
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