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A 3675 - Authorizes Driver's Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants - New York Key Vote

Zellnor Myrie voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Authorizes Driver's Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (33-29) - (Key vote)
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Title: Authorizes Driver's Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants.

Highlights:
  • Specifies that the commissioner and or his employees or agents cannot disclose identification information nor records to any immigration law agency except in the case of a lawful court order, judicial warrant, or subpoena (Sec. 2).

  • Authorizes the primary identification proof necessary for a non-commercial driver’s license or learner’s permit to include, but not be limited to, a foreign, unexpired (Sec. 3):

    • Passport from the individual’s country of citizenship;

    • Consular identification document from the individual’s country of citizenship; or

    • Driver’s license with a photo image of the individual, or that has been expired for less than 2 years from its expiration date.

  • Authorizes that an affidavit stating the individual lacks a social security number, can be used in place of a social security number for an application regarding a non-commercial driver’s license or learner’s permit that does not meet federal identification standards (Sec. 3).

  • Requires the commissioner to allocate space on the application for a driver’s license, learner’s permit, non-driver identification card, or renewal thereof, for the option to register for military service (Sec. 5).

  • Specifies that the bill will go into effect 180 days after becoming law (Sect. 8). 

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (87-61) - (Key vote)
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Title: Authorizes Driver's Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants.

Highlights:
  • Specifies that the commissioner and or his employees or agents cannot disclose identification information nor records to any immigration law agency except in the case of a lawful court order, judicial warrant, or subpoena (Sec. 2).

  • Authorizes the primary identification proof necessary for a non-commercial driver’s license or learner’s permit to include, but not be limited to, a foreign, unexpired (Sec. 3):

    • Passport from the individual’s country of citizenship;

    • Consular identification document from the individual’s country of citizenship; or

    • Driver’s license with a photo image of the individual, or that has been expired for less than 2 years from its expiration date.

  • Authorizes that an affidavit stating the individual lacks a social security number, can be used in place of a social security number for an application regarding a non-commercial driver’s license or learner’s permit that does not meet federal identification standards (Sec. 3).

  • Requires the commissioner to allocate space on the application for a driver’s license, learner’s permit, non-driver identification card, or renewal thereof, for the option to register for military service (Sec. 5).

  • Specifies that the bill will go into effect 180 days after becoming law (Sect. 8). 

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Authorizes Driver's Licenses for Undocumented Immigrants

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