"Commissioner" means the commissioner of public safety of the state of Minnesota acting directly through its duly authorized officers and agents.
"Department" means the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Driver and Vehicle Services Division, and includes those persons appointed as deputy registrars and agents of the department.
"Driver's license and vehicle records" includes all applications for:
Minnesota identification cards;
motorized bicycle operator permits; and
vehicle certificates of title and vehicle registration.
"Enhanced driver's license" or "EDL" has the meaning given in Minnesota Statutes, section 171.01, subdivision 31a.
"Enhanced identification card" or "EID" has the meaning given in Minnesota Statutes, section 171.01, subdivision 31b.
"Full name" means:
for drivers' licenses, permits, identification cards, and vehicle certificates of title and registration by an owner who is an individual, an individual's first name, one or more middle names if listed on the primary document, and one or more last names as they appear on a primary document; and
for vehicle certificates of title and registration by an owner that is an entity or organization other than an individual, the full name of the sole proprietorship, unincorporated association, partnership, limited partnership, limited liability partnership, corporation, limited liability company, cooperative, business trust, or other private or governmental organization, which is that name attested to by the applicant and either:
the name filed or registered with the Secretary of State; or
if no filing or registration has been made or none is required with the Secretary of State, the name listed as the federal taxpayer identification name.
"First name" means the name that appears first in an individual's full name or is the individual's first given name.
"Identification card" means the card issued by the department under Minnesota Statutes, section 171.07, subdivision 3, to provide identification. An identification card does not provide for any driving privileges.
"Last name" means the final name or surname on a primary document. When the final two names are connected with a hyphen, it is both names connected by the hyphen.
"Middle name" means:
the name or names between an individual's first name and last name; or
"Owner" has the meaning given in Minnesota Statutes:
"Person" has the meaning given in Minnesota Statutes:
"Primary document" means a document listed in part 7410.0400, subpart 2, containing an individual's full name and date of birth and verifiable with the issuing entity.
"Professional license" means any requirement by law to be licensed or registered by the state to carry on or practice a trade, employment, occupation, or profession within the state and any requirement by law to renew the license or certificate of registration at stated intervals and to pay a fee for such renewal on or before a specified date or be subject to revocation of the license or certificate or other penalties.
"Registration" means the issuance of vehicle license plates and tabs according to Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168.
For purposes of drivers' licenses, enhanced drivers' licenses, permits, identification cards, and enhanced identification cards, "residence address" and "permanent mailing address" mean the postal address of the permanent domicile within this state where an individual:
intends to reside within 30 calendar days after the date of application; or
intends to return whenever absent.
"Secondary document" means a document listed in part 7410.0400, subpart 3.
"Title" means the certificate of title issued by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety under Minnesota Statutes, chapter 168A.
"Utility services" includes landline telephone, mobile phone, electric light, gas or delivered fuel, garbage collection, or water for which a person receives an invoice for service on a recurring basis.
October 14, 2013
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