Bill Summaries: S843 (2019-2020 Session)

  • Summary date: May 26 2020 - View summary

    Requires the Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to waive the requirement that an applicant pass a road test in order to obtain a Level 2 limited provisional license so long as applicant meets all other licensure requirements. Expires on the date the Division resumes administering road tests. Requires a Level 2 limited provisional license holder receiving a waiver, in addition to all other requirements for a Level 3 full provisional license, to pass a road test to obtain a Level 3 full provisional license. 

    Appropriates $200,000 in nonrecurring funds for 2020-21 from the Highway Fund to the DMV to establish and implement a pilot program to increase the operating hours of targeted, high-volume DMV offices to accommodate increased demands following closures and delays due to the COVID-19 crisis. Effective July 1, 2020.