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SB 67 - English Only Requirement for Driver's License Examinations - Key Vote

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NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (39-11) - (Key vote)

Title: English Only Requirement for Driver's License Examinations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and adopt additional amendments to a bill that requires all written and oral examinations for driver's licenses to be administered only in the English language, but authorizes the Department of Driver Services to administer examinations to individuals for a temporary driver's license in languages other than English.

Highlights:
-This is a substitute bill sponsored by the House Committee on Motor Vehicles.
Legislation - Concurrence Vote Failed (Senate) (22-22) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (104-58) - (Key vote)

Title: English Only Requirement for Driver's License Examinations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires all written and oral examinations for driver's licenses to be administered only in the English language, but authorizes the Department of Driver Services to administer examinations to individuals for a temporary driver's license in languages other than English.

Highlights:
-This is a substitute bill sponsored by the House Committee on Motor Vehicles.
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (157-37) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Drivers License English Speaking Mandatory

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