Hoping to fix long lines at driver's license centers, Texas House OKs changes to DPS

2019-05-20

AUSTIN -- The Texas House on Friday approved changes meant to alleviate long lines at the Department of Public Safety’s  driver’s license centers.

Senate Bill 616 by Brian Birdwell, R-Granbury, would increase the expiration term of driver’s licenses from six to eight years -- the maximum allowed under federal law -- and would commission a third-party study on moving the issuance of driver’s licenses from DPS to the Department of Motor Vehicles, which oversees in the process in many other states.

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Pat Monks