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SaintEB
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Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


Starting Jan 15, 2013.

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Thought you may want to know.

Sorry if already posted. I did used the crappy search.

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In most states, presenting a driver's license will be enough to board a plane or enter a federal building because most states are complying with requirements to put more information on licenses and to photograph anyone who even applies for a license, regardless of whether it is granted. But Louisiana residents can't do that because the Legislature adopted a law in 2008 refusing to comply with the federal act. The same action was taken by legislators in 15 other states and, according to Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles Commissioner Stephen Campbell, several other states haven't complied, even though their legislatures didn't pass similar laws.



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shinerfan
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


Have we seceded again?





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GEAUXT
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


that's kinda dumb





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gjackx
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


WHAT THE FRICK?





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SabiDojo
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That is just plain stupid.





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Boats n Hose
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


Why?

Didn't click the link






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ForeverLSU02
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Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana
WTF?






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MBclass83
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


Frick airlines.





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Fusaichi Pegasus
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


just flew in from Louisiana and boy are my arms tired





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Layabout
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


The law of unintended consequences.





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Tennessee Jed
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Have we seceded again?


lol, sounds to me like a state problem.






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GaryMyMan
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


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In most states, presenting a driver's license will be enough to board a plane or enter a federal building because most states are complying with requirements to put more information on licenses and to photograph anyone who even applies for a license, regardless of whether it is granted.

But Louisiana residents can't do that because the Legislature adopted a law in 2008 refusing to comply with the federal act. The same action was taken by legislators in 15 other states and, according to Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles Commissioner Stephen Campbell, several other states haven't complied, even though their legislatures didn't pass similar laws.

Of course they did. I thought about running for State Legislature in the future, but then realized who my colleagues would be and there's no doubt I would jump off the Capitol observation deck after listening to those idiots for an hour.



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WikiTiger
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


REALID is sinister and Louisiana did the right thing. frick all you douches whining about it.


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colorchangintiger
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RealID is sinister and Louisiana did the right thing. frick all you douches whining about it.


The TSA is where the anger should be directed






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fightin tigers
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re: Passport required for domestic flights out of Louisiana


How are the real ID requirements different from a Passport?





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Papa Tigah
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LSUBoo
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I always travel with my passport, never know when I'm going to run into Sergio and take an impromptu trip around the world.





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WikiTiger
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How are the real ID requirements different from a Passport?


Aside from it being a usurpation of power by the federal government, the point remains that many people can easily live their whole life without ever having a passport and not suffer any consequences or inconveniences for that decision.


But your question is flawed because it presupposes that there isn't anything sinister about passports.



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Louisiana lawmakers in 2008 passed legislation authored by Rep. Brett Geymann, R-Moss Bluff, which says the state won't participate in REAL ID
GEYMANN IS RIGHT!






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Pumpkins
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Looks like it's time for everyone to get a passport. It's really a good thing to have anyways.





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