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HB 167 - Driver License Examinations Administered in English Only - Key Vote

Missouri Key Votes

Cole McNary voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (102-56) - (Key vote)

Title: Driver License Examinations Administered in English Only

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires driver license examinations to be administered only in English.

Highlights:
  • Establishes that driver license examination shall only be administered in English so that the applicant can demonstrate their ability to read the English language sufficiently to understand highway traffic and warning signs (Sec. A).
  • Prohibits the use of spoken language interpreters during driver license examinations, however, it permits sign language interpreters for people who are deaf or hard of hearing (Sec. A).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Driver License Examinations Administered in English Only

Sponsors

  • Jerry Nolte (MO - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Cloria 'Clo' Brown (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Stanley Cox (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David 'Dave' Day (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Sally A. Faith (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Barney Fisher (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gary Fuhr (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Chuck Gatschenberger (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Casey Guernsey (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Kent Hampton (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Don Ruzicka (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Rodney Schad (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jason T. Smith (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Zachary Wyatt (MO - R) (Out Of Office)