(a) The Mayor may offer a resident the option of applying for a driver's license or a special identification card that will be accepted by the federal government for any official purpose, subject to the applicable federal requirements.
(b) The Mayor is authorized to take actions as specified in the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Defense, the Global War on Terror, and Tsunami Relief, 2005, approved May 11, 2005 (Pub. L. No. 109-13; 119 Stat. 231), and the regulations authorized pursuant to that act so that a driver's license or special identification card issued to a person choosing an option described in subsection (a) of this section shall be accepted by the federal government for any official purpose.
(Mar. 3, 1925, ch. 443, § 8a, as added Mar. 14, 2007, D.C. Law 16-279, § 202(e), 54 DCR 903.)
HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES
Legislative History of Laws
For Law 16-279, see notes following § 50-312.