Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay: "Green Light" Creates Major Public Safety Hazard

Posted to Applied Web NY on Wed, 02/19/2020 - 18:26

New York’s “Green Light” law, which allows illegal immigrants to obtain a state driver’s license, is problematic on many levels. That it exists at all encourages individuals to illegally come to the U.S., ignore federal immigration laws and avoid seeking legitimate, sanctioned citizenship. But, one of the worst facets of the law is the component that blocks federal law enforcement agencies from accessing the New York State Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) database.

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