Weather Forecast


State House approves limits on young drivers

Email News Alerts

Young Minnesota drivers should face limits on their driving, representatives decided Thursday.

The overall transportation bill that contains the provision passed 82-44.


For the first six months a youth has a driver's license, only one passenger 20 years old or younger, unrelated to the driver, can be in the vehicle.

Also during that first sixth months, the young person only may drive between midnight and 5 a.m. to and from work and school.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.