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What’s Behind All Those DMV Voter-Registration Snafus? ‘Motor Voter’ May Have Launched With Makeshift Computer System
October 17, 2018
The DMV launched California’s new “motor voter” system in April without the proper computer program in place, advocates say, likely contributing to recent snafus and errors on more than 100,000 voter registrations.
September 6, 2018
DMV technicians may have botched about 23,000 Californians' voter registrations under the state's new "motor voter law," according to a letter from the department.
February 20, 2018 | Steve Milne
Don't like your driver's license photo? You may soon have a say on what ends up on your ID. Drivers would be able to choose their picture under a bill introduced in the California Senate. Fees on the extra pics would pay for driver's ed classes.
October 16, 2017
Those who lost documents in the fires, including drivers licenses, vehicle registration and titles, will have fees waived for replacements.
April 18, 2017 | Ben Bradford
More than a million permits for disabled drivers and riders handed out by the California Department of Motor Vehicles over three years were questionably approved.
April 4, 2017
A 2013 California law that granted driver's licenses to immigrants in the country illegally reduced hit-and-run accidents by 7 to 10 percent in 2015, meaning roughly 4,000 fewer hit-and-runs.
March 10, 2017 | Ben Bradford
Cars with no steering wheel and nobody at all inside could be driving themselves on California roads by the end of the year.
March 8, 2017 | Chris Nichols
Who should be liable if a driverless car crashes into another vehicle on California’s roadways? And how much insurance should driverless car owners be required to carry? State lawmakers heard testimony on these questions during a hearing Wednesday.
December 30, 2016 | Vu Chau
California Department of Motor Vehicles wants you know about these transportation-related laws before taking your vehicles on the roads starting this New Year's Day.