State Laws Extending Driving Privileges to All Residents - Colorado
Bill/Statute: SB 13-251
Year Law Enacted: 2013
Effective Date: August 1, 2014
Name of Document Issued: Driver’s License
What are the eligibility requirements?
- Meet all licensure requirements except for lawful presence
- Sign an affidavit that you have applied or will apply for legal presence
- Prove current Colorado residence and present previous year's resident income tax filing or show continuous residence in Colorado for the preceding 24 months
- Provide an IRS individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN)
- Present a passport, consular identification card, or military identification document from your country of origin
For more specifics, please visit: http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/Revenue-MV/RMV/1177024843078
How long is the card valid?
The license will be valid for a period of three years.
Are there distinguishing features or language on the license?
License will contain a distinguishable design and include the following language: “Not valid for federal identification, voting, or public benefit purposes.”
Is there an anti-discrimination provision in the law?
Is there a data confidentiality provision in the law?
Yes, your ITIN will be kept confidential unless requested by the state child support enforcement agency, the Department of Revenue, or a court of competent jurisdiction.
This summary was prepared in January 2014 for informational purposes only and is not intended as legal advice. For questions, please contact CLINIC’s State & Local Advocacy Attorney Jen Riddle at firstname.lastname@example.org or (301) 565-4807.