REAL ID is getting, well, real


Anita Starchman-BryantAs a notary public, I examine a lot of driver’s licenses. The majority of those driver’s licenses are not yet “REAL ID” compliant.
In fact, until I inform them, many are not aware that their driver’s license must be a REAL ID in order to use it for identification to fly domestically starting Oct. 1, 2020. This change has affected all U.S. states, not just California.
Under the federal REAL ID Act, if you plan to board a domestic flight on or after Oct. 1, 2020, you must hav...

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