Illinois Initiates Security Features for Drivers' Licenses and State IDs The State of Illinois has moved to a more secure format for its Drivers Licenses (DLs) and State ID cards (IDs). Applicants visiting Driver Services facilities will no longer receive their new DLs or IDs at the end of the application process.A note about driver licenses: Theres lots of restrictions when it comes to designing them due to a recently passed Act of Congress called Real ID. This act requires state IDs, or driver licenses, to have tons security features that they didnt have before so if your license design has changed in the last few years, thats probably why. illinois driver license security features
May 17, 2016 The newest Illinois driver's licenses will include an ultraviolet feature on the back and will be sent to applicants through the mail starting this summer in an effort to meet federal security
New Illinois Drivers License Renewal Process Includes Enhanced Features As part of the new Central Issuance process, a redesigned drivers licenseID card is being introduced. The new card has enhanced security features designed to protect the card holders personal information. illinois driver license security features
The REAL ID Act establishes minimum security standards for license issuance and production and prohibits Federal agencies from accepting for certain purposes drivers licenses and identification cards from states not meeting the Acts minimum standards. Illinois new program to create drivers licenses and state ID cards with enhanced security features has generated concerns over the possibility of identity theft and government tracking of Click each number below to see the feature location within the form of identification.
illinois driver license security features Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White unveiled major upgrades to the design and security features of state drivers licenses and identification cards Tuesday, as well as a new system of The Illinois hologram was developed by the Secretary of State's office over the last nine months in conjunction with Polaroid, the state's driver's license contractor since 1980. It features a likeness of the Abraham Lincoln penny from one angle and the Great Seal of Illinois from the other. The U. S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) states they will accept the temporary driver's license document in conjunction with the expired driver's license to board an aircraft until you receive the permanent card in the mail. May 17, 2016 A sample image of the new Illinois' drivers license which has new security features required to meet the government's Real ID requirements.