as introduced - 91st Legislature (2019 - 2020) Posted on 03/12/2020 02:54pm
A bill for an act
relating to motor vehicles; providing for a mental health identifier to be placed on
a driver's license or state identification card; amending Minnesota Statutes 2018,
section 171.07, by adding a subdivision; Minnesota Statutes 2019 Supplement,
section 171.07, subdivision 6a.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2019 Supplement, section 171.07, subdivision 6a, is amended
Upon the written request of
the applicant, the deleted text begindepartmentdeleted text end new text beginnew text endmust issue a driver's license or Minnesota
identification card bearing a graphic or written identifier for an autism spectrum disorder,
as defined in section 62A.3094, subdivision 1, paragraph (b)deleted text begin, or a mental health conditiondeleted text end.
The applicant must submit the written request for the identifier at the time the photograph
or electronically produced image is taken. The commissioner must not include any specific
medical information on the driver's license or Minnesota identification card.
Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 171.07, is amended by adding a subdivision to
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