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Veterans License

Discussion in 'Vets and Friends' started by Salty, Jun 6, 2016.

  1. Salty

    Salty 20,000 Posts Club
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    How about this ideal

    Military personel of the Federal forces, National Guard and State Militias would be authorized a military/veterans DRIVERS license - issued by the US Govt via the Veterans Administration thu the VA Police.
    Veterans would be able to maintain this license provided they have a general or honorable discharge.

    1) The VA would not provide a drivers test. The VA licence would only be issued by turning in a valid State/Commonwealth license.

    2)There would be no charge for this license

    3) The license would be valid for 5 years and renewal would only need an eye test

    4) Purpose:
    a - Military personel would not have to renew a license while stationed outside their HOR
    b - a benefit for honorable service with the military. In addition, Vets would not have to get a new license
    if moving to another State/Commonwealth

    I realize there would be some more wrinkles to iron out, but what do you think of the basic ideal

    Fee free to post some of those wrinkles.
     
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  2. Squire Robertsson

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    For what concealed carry? I'm not in favor of licensing for simple ownership and transportation in a vehicle.
     
  3. Salty

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    I was referring to a driver's licence - I edited post to include a second time of the use of "drivers"
     
  4. Rob_BW

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    Well, FOPA was supposed to take care of that but some states (NJ in particular) seem to have missed the memo.
     
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