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January 5, 2014
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New programs offer challenges for state in ’14

Nevada faces a number of challenges in 2014 as an array of new programs such as unmanned drones, medical marijuana and driver ID cards for undocumented residents roll out. Two of the four Department of Motor Vehicles offices in Las Vegas were inundated with applicants Thursday — the first day immigrants could apply for a driver-privilege card. Thousands showed up to apply for a card and take their driver’s test, overloading the system so badly that DMV officials stopped taking applications by early afternoon. Officials say they expect the lines to be long for some time as a projected 60,000 …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jan 7, 2014 02:55PM Published Jan 5, 2014 01:23AM Copyright 2014 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.