Patents: the new provisions of the Ministry

EXTENSIONS – The ministry of Transport has issued a new circular on the deadlines of the guidance documents and those related to its accomplishment. Everything following the conversion into law of decree of recovery, as many will remember, provided for the extension until 31 December of the identity documents expired since January 31, and the extension of the state of emergency until 15 October 2020, set by the government on the 29th of July last.

In summary, the most important change is that the licenses expire between September and the 31 December 2020 will be extended until 31 December 2020. This delay is added to that of last march with what has been called the decree on the Care of Italy, and agrees with the european regulation 2020/698 who just had extended seven months, the validity of the documents in expiry dates between the first of February, and on the first of August.

Currently, therefore, the situation is this. The expiry dates between 31 January and 31 may: are extended to 31 December. Those between the first of June and the 31 August are extended to seven months from the date of expiry.

DRIVING ABROAD – as regards the circulation of out-of-date reference to the Eu regulation 2020/698: the licences expired on the first of February to the 31st of August 2020 are extended to seven months from the date of expiry indicated. It should be remembered that the patents expired prior to January 31 are not subject to the extensions and delays, and therefore, in the absence of renewal, it is never possible to drive.

TEMPORARY PERMIT – all those who are in possession of a license has not yet expired and who book the visit confirmation of the validity, the Dmv issues a temporary permit that is valid until the date of the visit of fitness. According to these new provisions, allowances, provisional expiring on 31 January 2020 31 July 2020 are valid up to January 13, 2021.

PINK SHEET – pink sheet, required for practice driving and is valid for six months from the date of issue: within this period is allowed to repeat once the driving test. In the context of the measures anti Covid, the ministry has decided that the pink sheets with maturities between 31 January and 28 October, 2020 are extended up to January 13, 2021. To conclude thedriving test. To stay within the time limits of two months for requesting the transfer of examination of the theory on a new authorization to practice driving to take account of the period between the January 31, 2020, and October 28, 2020. In other words, it means that candidates who have the right and with a “pink sheet” expired between 31 January 2020 28 October 2020, and they have two months with effect from 29 October 2020 to request the deferment of the examination of theory.

MEDICAL CERTIFICATES – As to a medical certificate with a revenue stamp of 16 euros, with the photograph of the candidate, must be released on a date not earlier than three months from the submission of the question of the attainment of the licence. So those expired between 31 January and 31 July 2020 shall retain their validity up to January 13, 2021.