(NEWS10) – October 1, 2020, REAL ID extends year-to-year to October 1, 2021, due to an infectious disease, according to Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf.
“Federal, state and local responses to the spread of Coronavirus here in the United States require delays. Our state and local officials are working hard with the Government to break the cycle, so we want to remove any obstacles to the response and recovery. The state across the country is limiting access or limiting access to the DMV. This would prevent millions from applying for and receiving their approval. The end-of-season extension will also allow the Department to work with Congress to make the changes needed to allow the introduction of the current ID to address the full health crisis, ”Wolf said in a statement.
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