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Travel Tip: Real ID Update

As some may already know, ID requirements within the last 10 years or so have changed. The Real ID Act was passed by Congress in 2005 which established security standards for state-issued driver’s licenses and identification cards. 103 more words

Blog Posts

Are You Pondering What I'm Pondering?

I think so, Brain … but if he was any shorter, his feet would show in his driver’s license picture.


Real ID is Global Biometrics

The article below is an excellent overview of how the calculation of your face is being tied to your ability to travel. Don’t worry, there are currently several pilot projects tying your biometric facial recognition to paying for your purchases as well. 622 more words

Legislative Issues

Passing the Buck Causes Long DMV Lines

DMV lines for license renewal were literally out the door and waits were hours long according to an article by PNC’s Clynt Ridgell.  Some people showed up just after 6am.   662 more words


REAL ID Frequently Asked Questions

What is REAL ID?

Passed by Congress in 2005, the REAL ID Act established minimum security standards for state-issued driver’s licenses and identification cards, and prohibits Federal agencies from accepting, for official purposes, licenses and identification cards from states that do not meet these standards. 998 more words


Here Are The New Minnesota Laws Going Into Effect

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Many in Minnesota are anticipating the start of Sunday liquor sales this weekend, but a number of other new laws are also going into effect come July. 270 more words


Real ID Update from DOR

With the passage of House Bill 151, Missouri has taken a step toward compliance with the Federal Real ID Act of 2005. Several other steps will need to be taken over the next 18 months to make Missouri’s driver licenses and non-driver identification cards fully compliant. 219 more words