Are an out-of-state license and a social security card enough to establish "birth date and legal presence" for the California DMV? [more inside]
My boyfriend needs a passport and a state ID. This is in Louisiana. Due to a recent DUI he does not have in his possession a valid (unexpired) LA driver's license. What we have are his original birth certificate, expired Tennessee license, photocopy of valid LA license (with documentation of why he doesn't have the actual card), and current photo student ID, but it's complicated. [more inside]
My neighbor (and friend) has been trying to get her drivers license and her friend has been letting her drive him around. Yesterday she was driving (with him in the car) back to her place. She clipped a car and took off the mirror. (You are not her lawyer....) [more inside]
I have a semi-emergency situation involving US and Dutch driver's licenses. Complex situation inside. [more inside]
I'm flying next week. My only forms of photo ID are a temporary driver's license and an expired passport. Will the TSA accept these? If I have to go through additional screening, what should I expect? [more inside]
I'm moving to Durham, NC. Help! [more inside]
I'm taking a road trip from New Mexico to Washington state tonight and tomorrow. Although I am officially licensed to drive by the state of Colorado, I don't have a physical copy of my driver's license. What are the dangers of driving without a copy of my license, and how can I minimize them? [more inside]
What does "maintaining a positive driving record" mean in Washington state? [more inside]
My husband, having lived in 4 states in 4 years, is trying to get a New York State driver's license. Only problem is that apparently two out of state licenses are still active, and the DMV refuses to give him a license. [more inside]
How can I navigate this RMV/Social Security office debacle and get a new driver's license? [more inside]
Will a car rental agency require my license both before and after picking up the vehicle? [more inside]
Are there any good quick references or study guides for experienced drivers from other states (Washington in my case) taking the California drivers license written test? [more inside]
My married name was "Jane Whatever Doe". I got divorced a while back and my legal (according to Social Security) name is "Jane Whatever Smith." Everyone in the art world knows me by my married name of "Jane Doe," so my driver's license says "Jane Whatever Smith-Doe." Are you confused yet? More within... [more inside]
Travel question: what do you do when your ID is expired? [more inside]
Having lost my wallet three times in six months, I need to streamline the process for replacing a Driver License and dealing with the California DMV as much as possible. [more inside]
Does it matter if my driver's license is expired while flying to another country? [more inside]
Are California Driver's Licenses and Social Security Cards normally surrendered to the government upon a love one's death? Is this a new policy? [more inside]
Oakland, CA DMV: The next available appointment isn't until June 3rd. But years ago I went for an "appointment" and it didn't seem to mean anything - I still waited forever. Can I just show up without an appointment and wait in line forever now instead of on the 3rd? This is for a lost driver's license replacement.
In New York State, if you are walking down the street on a public sidewalk (not doing anything illegal) and if a police officer asks to see your ID, by law, do you have the right to not show them?
Please help me navigate a mess involving an expired car registration, a speeding ticket, a lost insurance card, a license held as bond and a omg I can't even think. This involves Illinois and Wisconsin. [more inside]
What is the name of the technology that produces powder (that verifies authenticity, I suppose) when you bend a drivers license or other ID card? [more inside]
Why does the South African driver's license have Portuguese writing on it? [more inside]
Is it easier to get a driver's license in Maryland or D.C.? Which tests are easier? Which has less-fussy paperwork or bureaucracy? Will there be a probationary period for either? [more inside]
Help me figure out how to get a new driver's license. [more inside]
Driving with an out-of-state license, valid for a state in which I no longer reside. [more inside]
How can I change my address on my driver's license if I don't have the proof of address that the BMV requires? [more inside]
What are some LESS obvious things that can disqualify someone from obtaning a job, car, or an apartment? [more inside]
Just moved to North Carolina. My husband is *trying* to get his NC driver's license, but they are insisting he have his social security card in order to do so. Why is this? He has a passport; why isn't this enough?
Renewing an old, lost, and expired driver's license out of state? [more inside]
Replacing (quickly) lost California ID? [more inside]
I have likely lost my drivers license and am traveling tomorrow morning. I'm with the family and am planning on contacting the airline and arriving early. But need some advice on what else to do to make sure I make it home. [more inside]
Any reason to renew my driver's license if I plan to move abroad? [more inside]
I lost my driver's license, got a replacement, and then found the original. I now have two drivers licenses. Are they both valid? Is there anything wrong with carrying the old one sometimes? [more inside]
What can I do to improve my driving record? [more inside]
Is my passport enough ID for travel? Is having my name changed on my drivers license & credit/debit cards before a trip a bad idea? [more inside]
Why are New York driver's licenses made from a flexible material? And what is it? [more inside]
When is the best time of day/day of the week to visit the Georgetown (DC) DMV to convert my CA license to a DC license? [more inside]
I moved to California 18 days ago, and just noticed that the DMV website says I need to get a California license within 10 days. I haven't... will I be subject to fines or penalties when I go to get my CA license? How can they tell how long I've been here? [more inside]
Lengthy question about corrective lens restrictions on a NH drivers license. There's [more inside]
NYC Driving School recommendations? [more inside]
Identi-Filter: How bad is it that I'm walking around with an expired driver's license? [more inside]
Where is the closest or cheapest place I can fly to from Toronto, Ontario to take a driving test that, when I come back, the acquired license can be swapped or recognized for a full Ontario driver's license (ie, so I don't have to go thru that graduated crap)?
Should I report a (probably) one time medical event to the driver's license medical board? [more inside]
Is it possible to get a driver's license without a car? [more inside]
I am turning 17 Friday and I am wondering about driving curfews. I have a Louisiana driver's license which lifts the curfew completely at 17, but I do 95% of my driving in Florida where 17 year olds have a 1 a.m. curfew. Am I bound by Florida law or Louisiana law?
I just found out my new CA driver's license was lost in the mail. If someone else has it, what are my risks in regards to identity theft, etc?
How does a Washington, D.C. driver's license indicate that you're an organ donor? [more inside]
I need a driver's license very fast; my old US one has expired; I live in the U.K. but am moving to South Africa.
Driver's License problem: Need one fast. Old license expired. (more inside) [more inside]
So I'm 27 years old and taking the road test to get my (New Jersey) driver's license this week. Since most everyone I know took it, oh, about 10 years ago, I'm feeling a bit nervous when it comes to the little details of the test. If I mess up parallel parking, I can't make a single other error; so tell me, mefites, what did you screw up on while taking your driving test?