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Rules and Regulations

Rules and Regulations for Chapter 375-3-1

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375-3-1-.18 New Resident Licensing Requirements

(1) If a new resident's out of state driver’s license is still valid, or has not expired longer than two years, a Georgia driver's Class C or Class M license will be issued on the successful completion of an eye test, road rules test, and road signs test.

(2) New residents whose out of state licenses have been expired for more than two years will be required to successfully pass an eye examination, road rules test, road signs test, and driving test to obtain a Class C or Class M driver's license.

(3) In every instance the applicants will be screened through the National Driver's Registry. If they are found to be in suspension, revocation or cancellation in their former licensing jurisdiction, then their Georgia driver’s license will be subsequently suspended, revoked or cancelled, and in addition, they could be punished for the commission of a crime, as consistent with the laws of the State of Georgia.


Authority: O.C.G.A. §§40-5-4, 40-5-27
Filed Date: 4/18/2006
Effective Date: 5/8/2006