Sec. 25-151. Penalty.
(a) Any person violating the provisions of this division shall be deemed guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor.
(b) Except in those cases for which revocation of license is provided under Code of Virginia, paragraph (e) of Section 46.1-417, the court may, in addition to the foregoing punishment, suspend any license issued to such convicted person under Code of Virginia Chapter 5 of Title 46.1 for a period of not less than ten (10) days nor more than six (6) months and the court shall require such convicted person to surrender his license so suspended. If such person so convicted has not obtained the license required by such chapter the court may direct in the judgment of conviction that such person shall not, for a period of not less than ten (10) days nor more than six (6) months as may be prescribed in the judgment, drive or operate any motor vehicle in this state.
(c) The court or the clerk of such court shall transmit such license to the commissioner along with the report of such conviction required to be sent to the division. (Code 1959, § 20-77)
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