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What is the difference between a license and permit in Illinois?

by Lisa on Oct 16, 2012.
Filed under: Illinois Illinois Driver's License Written Test, Illinois Learner's Permit Test, Illinois Motorcycle Exam Commercial Driver's Licence, Driver's License, Learner's Permit, Motorcycle
A license allows drivers to drive without restrictions, whereas a permit allows drivers to drive with specific restrictions. An instruction permit allows drivers to drive with a parent, driving instructor, or licensed driver over the age of 21 in the front seat passenger seat. Illinois also has a Graduated Licensing Program with specific restrictions for drivers age 20 and under. To review the specific age-related restrictions, visit Read More


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