A. In this chapter, the following terms have the meanings indicated.
B. Terms Defined.
(1) "Administration" means the Motor Vehicle Administration or the Office of Administrative Hearings.
(2) "Administrative law judge" means a person authorized to conduct administrative hearings under State Government Article, Title 9, Subtitle 16, Annotated Code of Maryland.
(3) "Financial hardship" means documented proof:
(a) Acceptable to an administrative law judge, the Administration, or an approved ignition interlock vendor that a person is eligible for or receiving assistance under the provisions of COMAR 07.02.04.03A and B, 07.03, 07.06.06, 07.06.09, 10.02.03, 10.09.24, 10.09.25, or 10.22.01, or under the provisions of Health-General Article, §§7-406, 7-503, 7-801(3), 7-802(d), or 10-708, Annotated Code of Maryland; or
(b) That a person meets the income guidelines for the Federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or the Maryland Food Supplement Program.
(4) "Repeat alcohol offender" means a person who has been convicted of more than one violation of Transportation Article, §21-902(a), Annotated Code of Maryland, within a 5-year period.