New rules kicking in for Texas driver’s license, ID card
POSTED: Friday, May 4, 2012 - 10:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, May 4, 2012 - 10:44pm
Texans who apply for a new driver’s license or ID card will need to show proof that they have lived in the state at least 30 days under a new law that takes effect on Monday.
The new rules go beyond the standard requirements to obtain a driver’s license or ID card, such as providing an expired Texas driver’s license, an unexpired United States passport or certificate of naturalization.
Now, applicants will need to present two acceptable documents containing the applicant’s name and address to establish proof of residency in the state of Texas, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
To meet the residency requirement for an original identification card or driver license, an applicant must:
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