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Bill signed by Tom Wolf will lift Pa. driver’s license suspensions for some old convictions

A bill signed by Gov. Tom Wolf will retroactively lift driver’s license suspensions for potentially thousands of people who had non-driving related offenses.

By Kate Giammarise/WESA

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Central Pa. immigrant organizations set priorities for 2021 legislative session

After spending much of the fall organizing to get out the vote, members of the Latino and immigrant organization CASA are calling on lawmakers to support several initiatives, including allowing undocumented immigrants to qualify for in-state tuition at the 14 state-owned universities and community colleges.

By Alanna Elder/WITF

PennDOT to resume REAL ID service

The federal Department of Homeland Security postponed the enforcement date for REAL ID from October 1, 2020 to October 1, 2021, because of COVID-19.

By Zoë Read/WHYY

Immigrant advocates sound alarm on PennDOT sharing drivers’ personal info

Advocates for tighter immigration rules have long argued that such a process rewards those who break the law.
By Laura Benshoff/WHYY

Pennsylvania introduces gender-neutral driver license option

It will let motorists and those needing a state-issued identification card to use “X″ as a third option to indicate gender.
By The Associated Press

Pennsylvania won’t give driver’s license records to Census

Pennsylvania’s transportation secretary is telling the U.S. Census Bureau that her agency won’t provide driver’s license records as part of a Trump administration effort to gather citizenship information.

By The Associated Press