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House Passes Bill That Seeks Compliance With REAL ID
House Passes Bill That Seeks Compliance With REAL ID
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The House has passed a measure that would create a two-tiered licensing system that seeks to bring Washington state in line with federal identification requirements. The measure was approved by the Democratic-led chamber on a 69-28 bipartisan vote, and it now heads back to the Senate — which passed the bill in February — for concurrence on changes made in the House... Read Mo
Washington Senate Approves REAL ID Compliance Bill
Washington Senate Approves REAL ID Compliance Bill
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Senate has approved a measure that seeks to bring Washington state into compliance with federal identification requirements. Senate Bill 5008 passed on a 45-4 vote and now heads the House for consideration. For years, lawmakers have struggled on how to best comply with the REAL ID Act, a 2005 federal law that requires state driver's licenses and ID cards to have security
Senate Panel Takes Comments on REAL ID
Senate Panel Takes Comments on REAL ID
OLYMPIA (AP) — Airport officials told a Senate panel that they worry that thousands of passengers may be turned away from the state's airports starting in 2018 if the state doesn't move quickly to ensure the state is compliant with a federal law that requires state driver's licenses and ID cards to have security enhancements and be issued to people who can prove they're legally in the United State