Driver's license; DMV to issue licenses and special ID cards. (SB761)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Motor Vehicles; driver's license eligibility. Authorizes the Department of Motor Vehicles to issue a limited-duration driver's license, permit, or special identification card to an applicant with a valid, unexpired Employment Authorization Document. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103308D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB761)
01/30/2020Reported from Transportation with substitute (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Committee substitute printed 20107215D-S1
01/30/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/05/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Read second time
02/07/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/07/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20107215D-S1
02/07/2020Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB761S1
02/07/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB761S1)
02/10/2020Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2020Placed on Calendar
02/18/2020Read first time
02/18/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/18/2020Assigned Transportation sub: Transportation Innovations and General Topics
02/18/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 4-N)
02/20/2020Reported from Transportation (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/21/2020Reported from Appropriations (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2020Read second time
02/26/2020Read third time
02/26/2020Passed House (63-Y 36-N)
02/26/2020VOTE: Passage (63-Y 36-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
02/26/2020Passed House (60-Y 38-N)
02/26/2020VOTE: Passage #2 (60-Y 38-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2020Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB761ER)
03/05/2020Signed by President
03/06/2020Signed by Speaker
03/11/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB761ER)
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
04/09/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 981 (effective 7/1/20)
04/09/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0981)