Monthly Archives: July 2011

Idaho: DMV has completed transition to new ID card and driver’s license

Idaho Transportation Department announced the transition to the new ID card and driver’s licenses is completed as of July 12th 2011. Both state ID card and driver’s license carry state of the art security features protecing the documuents against forgery. … Continue reading

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PA: id badge for secretary of health spikes controversy

Pennsylvania health department secretery Eli Avila ordered an ID badge for himself and 9 branded jackets for his team. He faced critcism for his action as in Pennsylvania only law enforcement personnel get ID badges while all state employees get … Continue reading

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UAE: national ID card in minutes?

Abu Dhabi: by the next year UAE residents will be able to get the national ID card in minutes at a local EIDA (Emirates Identity Authority) center. This would allow for quick ID card delivery, within minutes after submitting the … Continue reading

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Richmond, CA: municipal ID card – done deal

City council voted unanimously for municipal ID card on Tuesday evening ending a long debate over the issue. According to the new rule every resident of Richmond who spent at least 15 days of past 30 days in the city … Continue reading

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WI: free state photo ID card for voters

Starting July 1st Wisconsin started issuing free ID cards. This is a result of the new voting law that takes effect starting next year. An applicant for free ID card has to be 18 years old by the next elections, … Continue reading

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MA: check ID badge of utility company workers

National Grid has warned Massachusetts residents about impostors and con artists in the area. Incidents of individuals acting as National Grid without proper ID badge have been reported in Foxboro, Lowell and Chelmsford. The company is working with police investingating … Continue reading

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ID badges for lobbyists?

Massachusetts house proposed rule for lobbyist to wear ID badges hits heavy resistance from John Binienda, Democratic Rep., chairman of the House Rules Committee. He said “Hitler during the concentration camps tattooed all of the Jewish people so he would … Continue reading

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