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Minnesota House Passes Real ID Bill

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — After years of debate, Real ID legislation has taken a significant step toward being signed into law.

The Minnesota House voted 72-58 Thursday to pass a bill that would bring the state in line with federal guidelines that some say allows government overreach and violates data privacy. 313 more words

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Missouri House Pushes Real ID Compliance Measure Forward

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri lawmakers are considering proposals to update state driver’s licensing procedures to comply with federal law.

The House voiced initial approval Tuesday for a bill that would bring licenses into compliance with the federal Real ID Act signed in 2005 by President George W. 104 more words

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HB 151: HA 5 - we're all kneeling before the right wingnuts in the General Assembly now

Via Twitter this afternoon, from Representative Stacey Newman (D):

RepStaceyNewman ‏@staceynewman
REAL ID debate has gone into Alternate Reality. MIssourians, Good luck flying with your driver license after Jan 2018.

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HB 954: "That's not how it works. That's not how any of this works."

Gee, propose a solution that’s not going to solve the problem.

The paranoid obstruction continues.

A bill, introduced last Thursday:

HB 954  
Conditions the consent given to the United States to acquire certain state lands on the state receiving an exemption to federal REAL ID requirements…

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Pa. Lawmakers Grapple With Real ID Deadlines

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — Staring at deadlines that could mean headaches for many Pennsylvanians, state lawmakers appear to be inching toward a new policy on the federal government’s “Real ID” requirements. 135 more words

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REAL ID Act

Starting in January 22, 2018, you will need a driver’s license or ID from a state that is compliant with the REAL ID Act. Currently eight states are not compliant – Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Washington and sixteen states that have an extension. 324 more words

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Missouri Biometric ID- Legislation to Openly Allow

House and Senate members with the Real ID Act in their committees. These people have the power to stop the bill in committee, or to amend it to include religious exemptions if it passes. 154 more words

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