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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. 


       2016 Awards Program Cover
    2016 Awards Program (list of winners) 

    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

    Submission information for the 2017 awards will be available in the Fall of 2016.


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    Thank you for your interest in serving as a member of an AAMVA committee. There currently are no committee 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.

    Working Groups Seeking Volunteers

    Card Design Standard Committee (CDS)

    AAMVA is seeking a Region IV police/highway patrol member to serve on the Card Design Standard (CDS) committee.  This preferred candidate can be an officer of any rank, but must have current or recent field traffic law enforcement experience to provide that perspective to the committee. The CDS has been jointly working with the Electronic Identity (eID) working group (WG) on the topic of mobile driver licenses (mDL). The Joint WG has been charged with the review and potential leveraging of existing identity credential standards and recommend standards for the AAMVA membership relating to the emergence and rising popularity of electronic identity (mDL being a prominent use case).

    Working Group goals will include, but will not be limited to:

    Near term goals:

    • Maintenance of AAMVA’s DL/ID standard
    • Oversight of the conformity assessment program efforts related to DL/ID
    • Position guidance for mDL
    • Analyze jurisdictional legislative efforts to promote/hinder eID

    Long term goals:

    • Integration into the federal government’s Identity, Credential and Access Management (ICAM) roadmap; Road to PIV-I
    • Refine guidance for mDL

    If you are a sworn member of a police/highway patrol agency within AAMVA Region IV, are interested in serving on the Card Design Standard Committee and meet the requirements found on the working group application form, complete the application form no later than October 21, 2016, and submit to Dianne Graham at committees@aamva.org.  

    Fraud Detection & Remediation (FDR) Maintenance Committee

    AAMVA is seeking three volunteers to fill vacancies on the Fraud Detection & Remediation (FDR) Maintenance Committee. The Maintenance Committee works under the direction of the AAMVA Law Enforcement Standing Committee and provides technical expertise and oversight for the FDR program/training content. The Working Group typically meets in-person only once annually, and members are funded for travel to this meeting.  Additionally, members are expected to complete occasional assignments between meetings. 

     The Committee is particularly interested in applicants that have expertise with the following skill sets:

    • Regulation/certification/professional licensing (e.g., motor carriers, transportation networking companies, dealers, towing, driver education entities, emissions/safety inspections, etc.)
    • Audit/Quality Assurance
    • Process/implementation and/or DMV operations

    If you are a member of a police/highway patrol and/or motor vehicle agency within AAMVA, are interested in serving on the FDR Maintenance Committee, and meet the requirements found on the application form found here, complete the application form no later than October 28, 2016, and submit to Dianne Graham at committees@aamva.org.