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What is the difference between a driver’s license and a permit in California?

by Joshua on Sep 13, 2012.
Filed under: California California Driver's License Written Test, California Learner's Permit Test
In California, a driver with a driver’s permit cannot drive without a licensed driver in the car at any time. An unrestricted driver’s license allows a driver to drive alone and at any time of day. In California, the type of driver’s license received depends on the age of the driver. Driver’s under the age of 18 must receive a minor’s permit and then receive a provisional license. Minor driver’s with a provisional license have specific restrictions unique to the state of California. Sp... Read More