An Act To Require State Compliance with Federal REAL ID Guidelines
Sec. 1. 29-A MRSA §1260 is enacted to read:
§ 1260. REAL ID compliant driver's license or nondriver identification card
The Secretary of State may issue, upon request of the applicant, a driver's license under this subchapter or a nondriver identification card under section 1410 that meets the standards of the federal REAL ID Act of 2005, Public Law 109-13. A person may not hold a REAL ID compliant driver's license simultaneously with another license with the same class or restriction indicated on the license.
Sec. 2. 29-A MRSA §1301, sub-§2-A, as amended by PL 2013, c. 163, §1, is further amended to read:
Sec. 3. 29-A MRSA §1401, sub-§9, as enacted by PL 2011, c. 149, §6, is amended to read:
Sec. 4. 29-A MRSA §1405, sub-§3, as repealed and replaced by PL 2015, c. 206, §7, is amended to read:
Sec. 5. 29-A MRSA §1406-A, sub-§§1 and 2, as enacted by PL 2013, c. 381, Pt. B, §25, are amended to read:
(1) The fee for the 6-year noncommercial driver's license is $30.
(2) The fee for the 6-year noncommercial driver's license under section 1260 is $55.
(1) The fee for the 5-year commercial driver's license is $34.
(2) The fee for the 5-year commercial driver's license under section 1260 is $59.
Sec. 6. 29-A MRSA §1410, sub-§8, as amended by PL 2013, c. 163, §2, is further amended to read:
Sec. 7. 29-A MRSA §1410, sub-§11 is enacted to read:
Sec. 8. Secretary of State to issue conforming licenses and identification cards. The Secretary of State shall issue driver's licenses and nondriver identification cards that conform to the federal REAL ID Act of 2005, enacted as part of the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami Relief, 2005, Public Law 109-13.
Sec. 9. Appropriations and allocations. The following appropriations and allocations are made.
SECRETARY OF STATE, DEPARTMENT OF
Administration - Motor Vehicles 0077
Initiative: Provides allocations to implement the federal REAL ID Act of 2005.
|HIGHWAY FUND TOTAL||$343,853||$850,979|
Sec. 10. Effective date. Those sections of this Act that enact the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 29-A, section 1260 and section 1410, subsection 11 and amend Title 29-A, sections 1301, 1401, 1405, 1406-A and 1410 take effect July 1, 2019.