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  • AAMVA Committees & Working Groups

  • The key to any association’s viability is the involvement of its members. AAMVA’s members are engaged in program and policy development.

    AAMVA has three standing committees: Driver, Law Enforcement and Vehicle .The three committees meet both independently and in joint session. Each committee is structured to best meet the needs and address the issues of the program area and has members from nine AAMVA discipline areas.

    Subject matter experts in each of these discipline areas are represented in each of AAMVA's three standing committees:

    • Driver Licensing & Control
    • Fraud
    • ID Management
    • Information Technology
    • Law Enforcement
    • Legal Services
    • Motor Carrier Services
    • Public Affairs & Consumer Education
    • Vehicle Registration & Title 

    Standing Committees 
    2016 Updates*

    *Playlist includes video updates from each of the three standing committees. 


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    2016 Submission & Nomination Packet 2016 Entry Form

    AAMVA’s awards program fosters a tradition of excellence in the motor vehicle and law enforcement community by honoring individuals, teams, and organizations who have committed their time and resources to safety and security initiatives, outstanding customer service, and public affairs and consumer educational programs throughout North America. Each year, AAMVA receives numerous outstanding submissions in each category and through a rigorous judging process selects those that are exemplary. Awards are presented at our Regional Conferences and at our Annual International Conference.

    Submission Information

    All submissions must conform to the specifications listed in each award description (starting on page 4 of the " 2016 Awards Program Submission & Nomination Packet"). Each jurisdiction agency should complete and send one award entry form with the accompanying information specified in each award description.

    2016 Deadlines and Timeline

    2016 Deadlines and Timeline

    How to Submit

    All submissions must be sent electronically unless otherwise specified in award descriptions. Submissions should be sent via email to awards@aamva.org. Materials that are mailed, as specified in award descriptions, should be sent to:

    ATTN: Jessica Hill
    AAMVA Awards Program
    4401 Wilson Blvd., Suite 700 
    Arlington, Virginia 22203

    For specific questions regarding awards and submissions, please contact Jessica Hill or 703.908.5788.


    AAMVA’s Awards Program is open to all AAMVA jurisdiction members that are in good standing. Entries submitted for the 2016 awards must have been conducted (produced, implemented, and/or developed) between January 1 and December 31, 2015 (does not apply to the Martha Irwin Awards). Entries are to be submitted via email to awards@aamva.org by February 1, 2016 at 5 PM Eastern Time (April 1, 2016 at 5 PM Eastern Time for the Martha Irwin Awards). Items that must be mailed, as specified in award descriptions, must be postmarked by February 1, 2016.

    Questions about your jurisdiction membership status should be directed to Dianne Graham or 703.908.8267. 

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    Looking for Members to Lend Their Expertise!

    AAMVA is looking for additional jurisdiction members to lend us expertise. Serving on a committee is an ideal way to influence policy, develop best practices and network with your peers. The charts below show the specific positions that we are seeking jurisdiction members to fill on our three standing committees. If you would like to serve on one of our committees, please complete the Committee Member Application Form. All applications must be received by June 17, 2016. Positions are typically two-year terms. 

    The charts below show the positions that will be vacant beginning September 1. If a region is indicated, the applicant chosen will be from that region. If the region is shown as N/A, the applicant chosen could be from any region. We attempt to maintain jurisdictional and regional balance on all committees and working groups. Even if you submitted an application previously, please resubmit. We want to ensure we have the most current information and a resume on file.

    2016-2017 Committee Vacancies

    If you have questions, please contact Dianne Graham, director, Member & Conference Services, (703) 908-8267.

    Thank you for your interest in serving as a member of an AAMVA committee or working group. There currently are no vacancies. Please continue to check back for notice of available positions.

    We keep all applications on file, so if you would prefer, please complete the committee member application form and return it by email. If you have any questions, please contact Dianne Graham at 703.908.8267.