State Laws Extending Driving Privileges to All Residents - Oregon | CLINIC

State Laws Extending Driving Privileges to All Residents - Oregon

Bill/Statute: SB 833

Year Law Enacted: 2013

Effective Date: December 4, 2014 (assuming that Oregon voters decide to uphold the law in the November 2014 ballot measure seeking to repeal the law)

Name of Document Issued: Driver Card


What are the eligibility requirements?

  • Provide proof of identity and date of birth
  • Prove Oregon residency for more than one year as of the application date
  • Provide a valid Social Security Number or a written statement that you have not been assigned one 
  • Comply with all other eligibility requirements, other than legal presence                                                                            

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How long is the card valid?

The license will be valid for 4 years.


Are there distinguishing features or language on the license?

The card is labeled "Driver Card" rather than "Driver License" and will contain a distinguishing feature, to be determined by the Department of Transportation.


Is there an anti-discrimination provision in the law?



Is there a data confidentiality provision in the law?



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 or (301) 565-4807.