Referred to Committee
March 17, 2011
March 10, 2011(Key vote)
Title: Driver License Examinations Administered in English Only
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill that requires driver license examinations to be administered only in English.
-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).