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Can an out of status(F-1) for 5 months get a Driver License?

Los Angeles, CA |

well I have an I - 20 for Fall 2012 and valid visa . . but for some reason i quit college . . will i be accepted to get a driver silence ? . . and does the DIV check my immigration status during the process ? ?

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    I agree with my colleagues. You should consult an experienced immigration attorney for this matter. You may schedule a consultation with an immigration lawyer in your area, my firm is handling these matters in New York.

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  2. You are required to be in status before a driver's license is issued in most jurisdictions.

    Law Offices of J Thomas Smith J.D., Ph.D 11500 Northwest Freeway, Suite 280 Houston, TX 77092 713-LAWYER-2 www.MyImmigrationLawyer.info


  3. Probably not.

    Samuel Ouya Maina, Esq. 415.391.6612 s.ouya@mainalaw.com Law Offices of S. Ouya Maina, PC 332 Pine Street, Suite 707 San Francisco, CA 94104

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