Illinois Secretary of State

6:52 am
Thu November 13, 2014

Computer Glitch Fixed At Motor Vehicle Facilities Statewide

Credit Illinois Secretary of State

UPDATED: 6:03 a.m., Nov. 13

Drivers' license facilities across Illinois are up and running again after a computer glitch Wednesday.

Sec. of State spokesman Henry Haupt says the mainframe computer in Springfield wasn't properly communicating with and recording data entered from the terminals at the facilities. It's fixed now, and Haupt says there are no security concerns.

Customers who couldn't be served without a computer were given courtesy cards they could use on their next visit to get expedited service.


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6:34 am
Thu December 19, 2013

New Disabled Parking Rules For 2014

Credit Sec. of State

Illinois wants to crack down on those who abuse the handicapped parking system. A new state law that takes effect January 1st creates tougher requirements for free parking in spots that have meters.

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