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The options to share your fandom or your love of nature through your car license plate keep growing in Oregon and Washington. But not all license plate ideas go down smoothly: A proposed Washington wine country license plate, like Oregon already offers, drew some whining at the state legislature this week.

Oregon Moves One Step Closer To Real ID Compliance

Jun 26, 2017
Department of Homeland Security

Oregon is one step closer to complying with a 12-year-old federal law that governs the security of drivers' licenses. The Oregon Senate approved a bill Monday that would allow the Oregon DMV to issue licenses that meet federal approval.

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Lawmakers in Salem are considering a bill that would allow Oregonians to continue to use their driver's license to board airline flights next year.

Oregon DMV Now Accepts Plastic

Sep 29, 2016
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You can now use your credit or debit card when you visit the DMV in Oregon. The agency is now accepting plastic at all 60 of its field offices.

Oregon Lawmakers Urge Better Service At The DMV

Feb 10, 2014
Chris Lehman / Northwest News Network

No one likes to wait in line. But sometimes, you don't have a choice -- like maybe when you want a driver’s license.

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An Oregon lawmaker wants the state to improve customer service at the DMV -- in part by offering longer hours with shorter wait times.

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An Oregon license plate meant to raise money for child abuse prevention programs could soon be canceled due to lack of interest.

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SALEM, Ore. – Oregon transportation officials reversed course Wednesday and announced that children of undocumented immigrants can get state driver licenses. The decision applies to people who qualify for President Obama’s deferred deportation policy.

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals [DACA] is a federal program that offers a renewable two-year reprieve from deportation and temporary legal status under certain conditions. It could include as many as 16,000 people in Oregon.