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DOL, Legends announce closures


March 18, 2020

The Washington Department of Licensing (DOL) has announced it is closing its offices effective yesterday, March 17.

"Governor Jay Inslee signed a statewide emergency proclamation regarding efforts to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus, approving the temporary suspension of two provisions in state law," DOL states on its website. "This will allow us to take the following actions to promote social distancing. These waivers are in effect 30 days from their effective dates unless renewed.

"Effective immediately, we will not administer vision tests for driver license applicants. We currently do not have adequate supplies to clean the machines. Additionally, vision exams have a 99.6 perce...

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