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Title 23 : Motor Vehicles

Chapter 009 : OPERATORS' LICENSES

Subchapter 002 : EXAMINATIONS

(Cite as: 23 V.S.A. § 631)
  •  [Section 631 effective until July 1, 2020; see also section 631 effective July 1, 2020 .]

    § 631. Requirements; rules

    The Commissioner may adopt rules pursuant to 3 V.S.A. chapter 25 governing the examination of new applicants for operators' licenses and may prescribe what shall be requisite to obtain or hold a license or learner's permit, by either a new or renewal applicant, as to driving experience, mental and physical qualifications, and any other matter or thing which, in his or her judgment, will contribute to the selection of safe and efficient operators. (Amended 1999, No. 140 (Adj. Sess.), § 7; 2003, No. 154 (Adj. Sess.), § 11.)

  •  [Section 631 effective July 1, 2020; see also section 631 effective until July 1, 2020 .]

    § 631. Requirements; rules

    (a) The Commissioner may adopt rules pursuant to 3 V.S.A. chapter 25 governing the examination of new applicants for operator's licenses and may prescribe requirements to obtain or hold a license or learner's permit, by either a new or renewal applicant, as to driving experience, mental and physical qualifications, and any other matter or thing that, in his or her judgment, will contribute to the selection of safe and efficient operators.

    (b) Any written forms, applications, or tests used by the Department of Motor Vehicles for operator licensing shall be translated into primary languages of nations from which individuals assisted by the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants Vermont in the prior 10 years hail, as determined on an annual basis by the Department in consultation with the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants Vermont, and available at all Department locations and on the Department's website if the English version is available. Nothing in this subsection is intended to require the Department to translate any educational manuals. (Amended 1999, No. 140 (Adj. Sess.), § 7; 2003, No. 154 (Adj. Sess.), § 11; 2019, No. 60, § 23, eff. July 1, 2020.)