Law & Order

Undocumented Immigrants Now Eligible For Driver’s License In New Jersey

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NEW JERSEY (WABC) — Undocumented immigrants are now eligible to get a driver’s license in New Jersey.

The Motor Vehicle Commission changed the application process to accommodate people without a social security number.

The new program went into effect May 1 after a law was signed by Gov. Phil Murphy in December 2019.

“Increased access to a driver license will do much to improve the lives of many New Jersey residents and enhance public safety,” said MVC Chief Administrator Sue Fulton. “Our roads are safer when drivers are trained, tested, licensed, and insured.”… (Read more)