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Violations - CVC 12951


 
No Driver License
 

California Vehicle Code Section 12951 - Possession of License

(a) The licensee shall have the valid driver's license issued to him or her
    in his or her immediate possession at all times when driving a motor
    vehicle upon a highway.
    Any charge under this subdivision shall be dismissed when the
    person charged produces in court a driver's license duly issued to
    that person and valid at the time of his or her arrest, except that
    upon a third or subsequent charge the court in its discretion may
    dismiss the charge.  When a temporary, interim, or duplicate driver's
    license is produced in court, the charge shall not be dismissed
    unless the court has been furnished proof by the Department of Motor
    Vehicles that the temporary, interim, or duplicate license was issued
    prior to the arrest, that the driving privilege and license had not
    been suspended or revoked, and that the person was eligible for the
    temporary, interim, or duplicate license.

(b) The driver of a motor vehicle shall present his or her license
    for examination upon demand of a peace officer enforcing the
    provisions of this code.


 

Our Comments
  1. Sorry, that we cannot help you if you really don't have a driver license.