Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday September 05, 2013

California Abruptly Drops Plan For RFID Driver's Licenses

Hmmm, I wonder why California all the sudden backed away from this? Are elections coming up soon? wink

The legislation, S.B. 397, was put on hold by the state Assembly Appropriations Committee, despite it having been approved by the California Senate, where it likely will be re-introduced in the coming months. Had the measure passed, it would have transformed the Golden State’s standard form of ID into one of the most sophisticated identification documents in the country, mirroring the four other states that have embraced the spy-friendly technology.