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3:17 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

New Law Allows Drivers to Show Proof of Insurance Electronically

Drivers never want to see flashing red and blue lights signaling them to pull over, especially if you’ve lost your proof of insurance card.

But Gov. Tom Corbett signed legislation last week that will go into effect Feb. 21 making it easier for drivers to keep track of their information.

“When you need to show proof of insurance if you’re stopped by a police officer and asked for that, you can show your insurance identification information on your smartphone instead of having it on a piece of paper,” said Sen. John Eichelberger (R-Blair).

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