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AB-221 Mobile application: driver’s licenses and identification cards.(2015-2016)

As Amends the Law Today


 Article 6 (commencing with Section 13020) is added to Chapter 1 of Division 6 of the Vehicle Code, to read:

Article  6. Mobile Application
 (a) The department shall study the feasibility of creating a digital mobile driver’s license application for smartphone use. The study shall consider, at a minimum, the security of personal information, compliance with federal standards, and the limitations of available technology.
(b) On or before December 1, 2016, the department shall report the results of the study described in subdivision (a) to the Legislature. The report shall be submitted in compliance with Section 9795 of the Government Code. The requirement for submitting a report imposed by this subdivision is inoperative on December 1, 2020, pursuant to Section 10231.5 of the Government Code.