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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 68

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 361

   

Referred to Committee on TRANSPORTATION

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. CRISCO, 17th Dist.

 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PROGRAM ALLOWING CERTAIN STATE RESIDENTS TO OBTAIN A DRIVER'S LICENSE OR VEHICLE REGISTRATION REGARDLESS OF CITIZENSHIP OR IMMIGRATION STATUS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to allow the Commissioner of Motor Vehicles to establish a program enabling certain Connecticut residents to obtain a motor vehicle operator's license, commercial driver's license or motor vehicle registration regardless of such residents' citizenship or immigration status.

Statement of Purpose:

To promote public safety and to increase state revenues by ensuring that all Connecticut drivers are licensed and trained.