Deaf Drivers & CDLs

 

There are current regulations and laws that FORBIDS deaf people from driving yellow and non-yellow school buses (and in some states, even 15 passenger vans).

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YES = Deaf people are allowed to drive. NO = Deaf people are not allowed to drive.

School Buses LATEST TALLY - State by State (for 31 states)

YES

11

NO

22

State

Bus

Van

Comments

ALABAMA

YES

YES
 

ALASKA
     

ARKANSAS

YES
   

ARIZONA
     

CALIFORNIA

NO

NO
 

COLORADO

YES

YES
 

CONNECTICUT
     

DISTRICT of COLUMBIA

NO

NO
 

DELAWARE
     

FLORIDA

NO
 

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GEORGIA
     

HAWAII
     

IDAHO

YES

YES
 

ILLINOIS
     

INDIANA

NO

YES
 

IOWA
     

KANSAS

NO
   

KENTUCKY

NO

NO

 7 passenger vans - OK

LOUISIANA

YES

YES

intra-state trips only

MAINE
     

MARYLAND

NO

YES
 

MASSACHUSETTS

NO

NO
 

MICHIGAN

YES

YES
 

MINNESOTA

NO

YES

MISSISSIPPI

YES

YES

MISSOURI

NO

YES
 

MONTANA

NO

NO

new law passed in 1996

NEBRASKA

NO

YES
 

NEVADA
     

NEW HAMPSHIRE
     

NEW JERSEY

NO
   

NEW MEXICO

NO

NO

9 passenger vans - OK

NEW YORK

NO

NO
 

NORTH CAROLINA

YES

YES

non-yellow school buses only

NORTH DAKOTA

   

OHIO

NO
   

OKLAHOMA
     

OREGON
     

PENNSYLVANIA

NO
   

RHODE ISLAND

YES

YES
 

SOUTH CAROLINA

NO

YES
 

SOUTH DAKOTA
     

TENNESSEE

NO

NO

9 passenger vans - OK

TEXAS

YES

YES
 

UTAH

NO
   

VERMONT

YES

YES
 

VIRGINIA
     

WASHINGTON
NO
   

WISCONSIN

NO

NO
 

WYOMING

NO