Mississippi’s Teen Driver’s License and Insurance Requirements
Mississippi uses a graduated licenses system to advance unlicensed drivers from a learner’s permit to an intermediate license, and, finally, a valid driver’s license.
Mississippi’s Cellphone-Use & Texting-While-Driving Laws
Mississippi’s distracted driving law prohibits all motorists from text messaging while operating a vehicle. Read the specifics of what the law prohibits, the exceptions, and the penalties for a texting ticket.
Red Light and Stop Sign Tickets in Mississippi
If you get caught running a stop sign or red light in Mississippi, you’ll typically be looking at a fine. This article gives an overview of what the law prohibits and some of the specific consequences of a stop sign or red light violation.
Driving Without a Valid (or on a Suspended) License in Mississippi
Mississippi prohibits driving without a license and driving on a suspended license. This article explains what constitutes these violations, the possible penalties, and the exemptions to the license requirement.
Mississippi’s Child Car Seat and Seatbelt Laws
Mississippi requires all motor vehicle passengers and drivers to be properly secured. A seatbelt is sufficient for most passengers, but children are subject to special requirements. The requirements for child safety seats vary depending on the child’s age, weight, and height.
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