2008 Special Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Transportation)|
|Regular Sponsors:||(Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to documents issued by Department of Transportation; and declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Requires person to provide proof of legal presence in United States and Social Security number before Department of Transportation may issue, renew or replace driver license, driver permit or identification card.
Provides that license issued to person who is not citizen or permanent legal resident of United States is valid until date licensee is no longer authorized to stay in United States, but no longer than eight years, or until one year from date of issuance of license. Provides exemption from collection of biometric data for certain persons applying for issuance, renewal or replacement of driver license or driver permit. Permits person to use photograph on file for issuance, renewal or replacement of driver license in certain circumstances. Directs Department of Transportation to provide ombudsman services to applicants for driver license, driver permit or identification card who have difficulty producing required documentation. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||Revenue Impact Issued|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|