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ENHANCED DRIVER LICENSE AND ENHANCED OFFICIAL STATE PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION CARD ACT (EXCERPT)
Act 23 of 2008

28.304 Enhanced driver's license or enhanced official state personal identification card; issuance; security measures; radio frequency identification technology; requirements in addition to requirements for standard driver license or official state personal identification card; sanction; "sanction" defined.

Sec. 4.

(1) The secretary of state may issue an enhanced driver's license or enhanced official state personal identification card to an applicant who provides satisfactory proof of his or her full legal name, United States citizenship, identity, date of birth, social security number, residence address, and a photographic identity document. An applicant may choose to apply for a standard driver license or standard official state personal identification card or an enhanced driver license or enhanced state personal identification card.

(2) An enhanced driver license or enhanced official state personal identification card shall include reasonable security measures to protect against unauthorized disclosure of personal information regarding residents of this state that is contained in the enhanced driver license or enhanced official state personal identification card.

(3) An enhanced driver license or enhanced official state personal identification card may include radio frequency identification technology that is limited to a randomly assigned number which shall be encrypted if agreed to by the department of homeland security, and does not include biometric data. The secretary of state shall ensure that the radio frequency identification technology is secure from unauthorized data access and includes reasonable security measures to protect against unauthorized disclosure of personal information. An applicant shall be required to sign a declaration acknowledging his or her understanding of the radio frequency identification technology before he or she is issued an enhanced driver license or enhanced official state personal identification card.

(4) The requirements of this act are in addition to the requirements otherwise imposed on individuals who apply for a standard driver license or standard official state personal identification card.

(5) The holder of an enhanced driver license issued under this act is subject to every licensing sanction provided under the Michigan vehicle code, 1949 PA 300, MCL 257.1 to 257.923. As used in this subsection, "licensing sanction" means the restriction, suspension, revocation, or denial of a driver license; the addition of points to a driving record; the assessment of a driver responsibility fee; the assessment of a civil fine or criminal penalty resulting from a conviction; a civil infraction determination; the imposition of probationary terms and conditions; or any other penalty provided under the Michigan vehicle code, 1949 PA 300, MCL 257.1 to 257.923.


History: 2008, Act 23, Imd. Eff. Mar. 13, 2008
Compiler's Notes: Former MCL 28.301 to 28.317, deriving from Act 114 of 1939 and pertaining to kerosene inspection, were repealed by Act 47 of 1952.