State lamwker pushes for electronic insurance coverage ID cards

State lawmaker pushes for electronic insurance ID cards

By Amy Cherry/Peter MacArthur

Updated Friday, March 14, 2014 – 4:02pmYou do it all the time.

“We have that little card that we stick in our glove box, we get a new one every year, and possibly we place that in the glove box, or possibly it does not finish up in there.”

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Which is State Rep. Bryon Quick speaking about misplaced car insurance cards. He desires to make certain you often have yours as lengthy as you have your cellphone.

House Bill 258 would let for digital evidence of insurance–so you could just hand an officer or the DMV your smartphone.

“With important use of smartphones, this is a wonderful way for consumers to preserve track of this card,” Short stated.

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The choice lies with the customer on regardless of whether they want electronic ID cards. Short does not feel Delawareans would be an increased risk for identity theft if the measure passes. He isn’;t going to feel the measure carries a danger of privacy invasion both.

“Standing in excess of that wise cellphone does not authorize law enforcement to have full accessibility to your cellphone. They are allowed to seem at your mobile phone for that proof of insurance,” stated Quick.

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The pro-business Democrat calls the measure a buyer-friendly, practical way of living in a much more present day age.

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