California Vehicle Code 41501

In California, if you have already attended traffic school for a one-point moving violation and you get another ticket, it is possible to attend traffic school again, with a Judge's permission, under California Vehicle Code 41501(a) which states:

Traffic Violator School Completion 

 41501 (a) After a deposit of bail and bail forfeiture, a plea of guilty or no contest, or a conviction, the court may order a continuance of a proceeding against a person, who receives a notice to appear in court for a violation of a statute relating to the safe operation of a vehicle, in consideration for successful completion of a course of instruction at a licensed school for traffic violators and pursuant to Section 1803.5 or 42005, the court may order that the conviction be held confidential by the department according to Section 1808.7. The court shall notify a person that only one conviction within 18 months will be held confidential. 

(b) Subdivision (a) does not apply to a person who receives a notice to appear as to, or is otherwise charged with, a violation of an offense described in subdivisions (a) to (e), inclusive, of Section 12810.

(c) This section shall become operative on July 1, 2011.

Added Sec. 12.5, Ch. 599, Stats. 2010. Effective July 1, 2011. 

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