Joint Transportation Committee

On-Line Drivers Education Study     

ESSB 6001, Sec 204(8) directs the Joint Transportation Committee to coordinate a work group to develop parameters for and make recommendations regarding a pilot program for on-line drivers' education for students; and potential requirements for driver training for 18-24 year olds.    Work group participants will include representatives from the Department of Licensing, the Washington State Traffic Safety Commission, other stakeholders, interested legislators, and legislative staff.   A report is due by December 1, 2014.
Budget: Within existing funds
JTC Staff: Beth Redfield, with Mary Fleckenstein as back-up
STC and HTC Staff: Amanda Cecil, Andy Russell and Paul Ingiosi
Report due date: December 1, 2014

Final Report on Driver Education Study       

Presented at JTC Meeting on 5/14/14:
On-Line Driver Education Study

Work Group Meeting #1

June 4, 2014 (10:00 am - 1:00 pm)
John A. Cherberg Building
Hearing rooms A/B/C   
Work Group Members   
DOL Traffic Safety Education & Driver Licensing in WA   
OSPI Traffic Safety Education   
DOL Young Driver Licensing Trends   
Driver Education Discussion Materials   

June 4th Meeting Notes   

Work Group Meeting #2 

August 1, 2014 (10:30 am - 2:30 pm)  
PSRC, Seattle
State-by-State Information   
DOL Traffic Safety Curriculum & Driver Guide Update Efforts   
DOL Early Warning Letter  
DOL Driver Curriculum Project Charter   
Work Group Discussion Materials    
August 1st Meeting Notes   

Presented at JTC Meeting on 10/16/14:
Driver Education presentation   
Driver Education Draft Report   

Presented at JTC Meeting on 12/11/14:
Driver Education Study Draft Final Report