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English translation: agency responsible for issuing driver licenses, motor vehicle titles, license plates and vessel registrations

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English term or phrase:Department of Motor Vehicles
English translation:agency responsible for issuing driver licenses, motor vehicle titles, license plates and vessel registrations
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)
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11:12 Dec 8, 2003
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Department of Motor Vehicles
Check with your escort officer if you decide to rent or purchase an automobile. He/she will contact the local Department of Motor Vehicles for additional guidance.

Can someone tell me something about this institution? Thanks. (The text refers to the US)
Elvira Stoianov
Luxembourg
Local time: 11:55
agency responsible for issuing driver licenses, motor vehicle titles, license plates and vessel
Explanation:
DHSMV Homepage
registrations

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Description: Agency responsible for issuing driver licenses, motor vehicle titles, license plates and vessel registrat...
Category: Regional > North America > ... > Government > Administration
www.hsmv.state.fl.us/ - 12k - Dec 7, 2003 - Cached - Similar pages

Mike :)
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Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 05:55
Grading comment
thanks, especially to Dee for the extra explanation
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5 +3agency responsible for issuing driver licenses, motor vehicle titles, license plates and vessel
Michael Powers (PhD)


  

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department of motor vehicles
agency responsible for issuing driver licenses, motor vehicle titles, license plates and vessel


Explanation:
DHSMV Homepage
registrations

Click to skip menus and jump to page body, ...
Description: Agency responsible for issuing driver licenses, motor vehicle titles, license plates and vessel registrat...
Category: Regional > North America > ... > Government > Administration
www.hsmv.state.fl.us/ - 12k - Dec 7, 2003 - Cached - Similar pages

Mike :)

Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 05:55
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1174
Grading comment
thanks, especially to Dee for the extra explanation

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agree  cologne
0 min
  -> thank you, Jane - Mike :)

agree  Hermeneutica: And the whole point is that since a couple of years ago they are also checking immigration status, i.e. you have to have a visa to get your drivers' license and/or buy a car and/or get insurance. At least they started in 2000 in California with this.
8 mins
  -> thank you, Dee - and good point. That particiular feature varies from state to state according to my understanding, yet is quite common. Mike :)

agree  David Knowles
32 mins
  -> thank you, David - Mike :)
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