On Tuesday, May 10, 2016 Governor Hassan signed into law House Bill 1616. The new law effectively makes NH driver's licenses compliant with the National REAL ID Act through October 2020, Making it an acceptable form of identification for TSA screening.
NH residents should also be aware that the new law will require them to affirmatively choose the federally compliant license the next time they renew their driver's license.
A few dates travelers should be aware of regarding REAL ID:
- Starting January 2, 2017 NH will offer REAL ID-compliant licenses to residents who...