Ala. Admin. Code r. 760-X-1-.19 - Requirement The Social Security Number Be Divulged In Order To Obtain A Driver License

Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 6, March 31, 2022

(1) All persons eligible for a social security number applying for a driver license shall be required to furnish to the Alabama Department of Public Safety their social security number in order to obtain an Alabama driver license except as provided for in Paragraphs 4 and 5.
(2) The Department shall use such numbers for the purpose of administering the driver license laws of this state and for such other purposes as may be permitted under state and federal law.
(3) The Department shall maintain the confidentiality of social security numbers obtained by it except to the extend the use of such numbers is permitted by state and federal law.
(4) Foreign Nationals legally residing in the State of a period exceeding six months and who are not authorized a social security number are not required to provide a social security number prior to making application for a driver license or nondriver identification card. Proof of Authorized Presence, as defined in 760-X-1-.20, in the United States for a period exceeding six months from the date of application for a driver license shall be provided by the applicant to the Department at the time of application.
(5) United States citizens who, based upon sincere, well established religious objections, do not have a social security number assigned to them, must provide verifiable proof from the Social Security Administration that a social security number has never been assigned to them.

Authors: Captain B. W. Henderson, Jack Curtis, 2002 amendments Tom Simon


Ala. Admin. Code r. 760-X-1-.19
New Rule: Filed January 11, 1996; effective February 15, 1996. Amended: Filed October 29, 2002; effective December 3, 2002.

Statutory Authority: Code of Ala. 1975, §§ 32-2-9, 32-6-13; 42 U.S.C. §405(c).

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