\ 6cfr \ TITLE 6 - HOMELAND SECURITY (6 CFR) \ 6 CFR PART 37--REAL ID DRIVER'S LICENSES AND IDENTIFICATION CARDS (Part 37 added effective 3/31/08; \ § 37.63 Extension of deadline.
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§ 37.63 Extension of deadline.
(a) A State may request an initial extension by filing a request with the Secretary no later than March 31, 2008. In the absence of extraordinary circumstances, such an extension request will be deemed justified for a period lasting until, but not beyond, December 31, 2009. DHS shall notify a State of its acceptance of the State's request for initial extension within 45 days of receipt.
(b) States granted an initial extension may file a request for an additional extension until no later than May 10, 2011, by submitting a Material Compliance Checklist demonstrating material compliance, per
with certain elements of subparts A through E as defined by DHS. Such additional extension request must be filed by December 1, 2009. DHS shall notify a State whether an additional extension has been granted within 45 days of receipt of the request and documents described above. (Amended 9/28/09;
74 FR 49308
(c) Subsequent extensions, if any, will be at the discretion of the Secretary.