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It all starts July first, that date and thereafter, all standard driver’s licenses will be marked with “Federal Limits Apply.”

to indicate it isn’t valid for federal identification purposes, under the Real ID law.  Don’t worry, you have a buffer through October 2020.


About Laurie Hardie

Laurie is a rare Seattle-born Native. She has raised her children, but as a working mom knows how important it is to look and feel your best. She currently volunteers with Queen It’s a New Day, a non-profit organization in Everett, giving women a hand up to feel great inside and out. As a published author and life coach, Laurie is WARM’s Afternoon Traffic host with the philosophy of…” traffic is a lot like life, sometimes you have a speed –limit drive and sometimes you hit a slow-down or detour, but with the right guidance and information, we can all get through it together”.