Our previous posts dealt with the evolution from hardship licenses to Specialized Driving Privileges “SDP” and SDP eligibility.  This post will deal specifically with the petition for SDP. Indiana Code Section 9-30-16-4(b) specifies the requirements for a petition filed under this law.  The SDP petition must: Be Verified by the petitioner; Include the petitioner’s age,…

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Our previous post discussed what Specialized Driving Privileges or “SDP” are.  This post will discuss the qualifications and eligibility of a person petitioning for SDP.  Before January 2015, a person with a suspended license had to petition the court for a hardship license. Hardship licenses were difficult to obtain and were often denied. Indiana has…

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A suspended license can be an impossible obstacle for a person trying to get their life back on track. For someone without easy access to public transportation, mundane daily responsibilities can become stressful ordeals. Indiana legislators have worked to relieve this burden on persons with suspended licenses and offer new provisions for a person seeking…

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