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Campaigns wants to use PFD to register voters

...which automatically registers people to vote and updates their registration using information from the Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles.Alaska has an even better tool, Reitmeier said: the Permanent Fund Dividend Division. "It's a great...
Empire Editorial: Strong action needed to avoid repeat of Challenger sinking

...the state to even hold the Challenger's owner accountable. Recreational boats must be registered with the Department of Motor Vehicles, but the Challenger was originally a working boat. It didn't have to be registered with the DMV. It also...
Alaska prepares to offer grizzly license plates

...Rep. Peggy Wilson, R-Wrangell. House Bill 293 passed unanimously in the final days of the session.Department of Motor Vehicles director Amy Erickson on Monday had a sample in hand of the new license plate. The makeover has added new...
Safe? Google acknowledges 11 accidents with its self-driving cars

...enthusiasts and critics of the emerging technology have only the company's word on what happened. The California Department of Motor Vehicles said it could not release details from accident reports.This lack of transparency troubles critics who want...
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Over and out

...take up an entire wall of Guenther's office in the trooper station, located in the same building as the Department of Motor Vehicles on Sherwood Drive in the Mendenhall Valley. Nowadays, that wall is taken up by filing cabinets. Advances...
State | Local
There's a license plate for that

...D-Anchorage, and other members of both the minority and majority, would change Alaska's laws so the Department of Motor Vehicles could go over the head of the Legislature to create new military meritorious award plates. The bill also creates...
State | AK legislature
As Legislature enters the second half, here's a one-sentence guide to all 212 bills on its agenda

...prostitution due to sex trafficking. SB22Reduces the percentage the state takes from municipalities when the Department of Motor Vehicles collects those municipalities' motor vehicle registration tax. SB23Someone who sells or prescribes painkillers...
State | AK legislature
Prefiled bills in plain English

...other meritorious service awards.? HB 62 - Kreiss-Tomkins - People living in Alaska communities without a Department of Motor Vehicles office can be issued a restricted driver's license that allows them to drive locally but not on state highways...
Local | AK legislature
Register to vote today

...any library in town - every librarian in the system has been trained," Brown said. "They can go to the Department of Motor Vehicles. They can go to to get information on what to do, what you need, how to vote absentee...
House panel advances short-term driver's licenses

JUNEAU - An Alaska House committee on Tuesday advanced a bill that would allow the state Department of Motor Vehicles to issue short-term drivers licenses to temporary residents.HB1, by Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage, would allow the department...


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