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The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is extending the REAL ID full enforcement date by 19 months, from October 1, 2021 to May 3, 2023, due to circumstances resulting from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Commercial driver licenses (CDLs), commercial learner permits (CLPs), and medical certificates have been extended by FMCSA until May 31, 2021, as long as they were not expired prior to March 1st, 2020.

Transfer a Learner Permit from Another State (Over the Age of 18)

Applicant must appear before a Driver License Examiner. Over the age of 18 a holder of a learner permit is required to have the permit for 30 days. If the issue date of the out-of-state learner permit is more than 30 days ago, the applicant is eligible upon passing a road test to obtain a full license. The examiner will issue a form that is taken to a tag agency where they will pay the fee and get the license printed.

The applicant must bring in the following:
  1. Primary ID — usually a state-certified birth certificate. For a complete list of acceptable primary identification documents, click here.
     
  2. Social Security Number.
     
  3. Present the Out-of-State Learner Permit.
     
  4. Applicant must bring in any documents showing a legal name change: Such as Marriage, Adoption, Divorce etc:
    These documents should connect all of the last names from the birth certificate to the current last name. Read more »
Last Modified on Oct 26, 2020
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