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AB 60 Implemented, About Half Of Driver’s License Applicants Fail DMV Test

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California Department of Motor Vehicles officials released the preliminary statistics Tuesday on the progress of implementing Assembly Bill 60.

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AB 60 is a new law the requires the DMV to issue a driver license to applicants who can prove identity, California residency, and can meet all other testing requirements.

Daily Totals:

17,900 – Number of Driver License applicants seen on Monday, January 5, 2015

11,100 – Number of Driver License applicants seen on Saturday, January 3, 2015

17,200 – Number of Driver License applicants seen on Friday, January 2, 2015

Total number of AB 60 applicants seen since Friday, January 2, 2015: 46,200

The following Statistics are from Friday, January 2, 2015:

Pass/Fail Statewide Average for English Tests: 54% Pass/46% Fail

Pass/Fail Statewide Average for Spanish Tests: 36% Pass/64% Fail

Pass/Fail Average for the four (AB60) Driver License Processing Centers: 36% Pass/64% Fail

Total number of applicants to receive a driver license: 970

The DMV will release updated AB 60 statistics each Tuesday.

The DMV has a helpful AB 60 information webpage, ab60.dmv.ca.gov, containing a complete list of acceptable documents that can be used to verify identity and residency, a copy of the driver handbook, sample knowledge tests, appointment information, and other helpful materials.

Anyone applying for a first time driver license is required to make an appointment, unless they plan on visiting one of four Driver License Processing Centers where walk-in customers are accepted.  Online appointments can be scheduled as far as 90 days in advance at the website or by calling 1-800-777-0133.

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AB 60 Implemented, About Half Of Driver’s License Applicants Fail DMV Test

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  1. Please what can I do if I failed the first written test?

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