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AB-1480 Driver’s licenses and identification cards: Real ID Act of 2005.(2019-2020)



As Amends the Law Today


SECTION 1.

 Section 12805.5 is added to the Vehicle Code, to read:

12805.5.
 On and after October 1, 2019, all original, renewal, or duplicate driver’s licenses issued by the department shall be Real ID driver’s licenses unless the applicant affirms that he or she does not wish to receive, or is not eligible for, a Real ID driver’s license.

SEC. 2.

 Section 13000.5 is added to the Vehicle Code, to read:

13000.5.
 On and after October 1, 2019, all original, renewal, or duplicate identification cards issued by the department shall be Real ID identification cards unless the applicant affirms that he or she does not wish to receive, or is not eligible for, a Real ID identification card.
SEC. 3.
 This act is an urgency statute necessary for the immediate preservation of the public peace, health, or safety within the meaning of Article IV of the California Constitution and shall go into immediate effect. The facts constituting the necessity are:
In order to facilitate compliance with the requirements of the federal Real ID Act of 2005 and to provide California residents with a federal-compliant form of identification that will enable them to board domestic flights or access federal facilities beginning October 1, 2020, it is necessary for this act to take effect immediately.