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You'll be able to continue to use your standard driver license and ID card to board all domestic commercial flights until enforcement begins in October 2020. After that, it will become important for Washington travelers to ensure they have acceptable identification

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DOL working to implement I-976 - takes effect December 5, 2019

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Under Washington state's distracted driving law, drivers caught with a cell phone in hand will be issued a $136 ticket. The fine increases to $234 if a driver is caught a second time. And these are the best-case scenarios. #DistractedDriving #LookUp #TargetZero #DOL https://t.co/ppPabRIoLC
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Wondering how kids will be affected by the REAL ID law when it goes into effect Oct. 1, 2020? They won't be. Persons under 18 do not need identification when traveling with a companion within the U.S. The companion still needs acceptable ID. Get ready at https://t.co/z5gJJ1MH6L. https://t.co/nDLvkTkOGR
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It's just about hibernation season for many Pacific Northwest bears, but you can enjoy this special design license plate all year long. Fees help support @WDFW efforts to improve management of the state's game animals: https://t.co/Groguw45VN #Wildlife #Bear #LicensePlate #DOL https://t.co/53lRVJjoUs
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Today is #WorldDayOfRemembranceForRoadTrafficVictims, many of whom were registered as organ, eye, and tissue donors. Because of them, many others had a chance to live and thrive. Interested in becoming a donor? Registering is easy: https://t.co/TwX81LJIvZ #OrganDonor #DOL https://t.co/6hK49nyR69
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Starting Jan. 1, 2020, the penalty for riding without an endorsement increases from $136 to $386. The average cost of a motorcycle safety course to obtain an endorsement is $200. Get legal. Get endorsed: https://t.co/2RbRGgRZpV #Motorcycles #GetEndorsed #RideSafely #DOL https://t.co/XMLEsJS63f
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The Department of Licensing is working to implement changes related to I-976, commonly known as the $30 car tab initiative. It goes into effect Dec. 5, 2019: https://t.co/T28EQjjGaB
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Funeral directors and establishments, embalmers, cemeteries, and crematories? Yeah, we license them, too: https://t.co/bPgrb74eBC #WeLicenseThatToo #DOL https://t.co/VYaMGmo7tc
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We're hiring! See our latest openings: https://t.co/dyWF6yCqFD #Jobs #Careers #Hiring #PublicService #TeamDOL https://t.co/ov4DLkGPU6
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Starting today, residents have the option of changing their gender designation to “X” on a Washington driver license, instruction permit, or identification card. Read more: https://t.co/ZipAFYk3Em https://t.co/y328SrGogl

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