The Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV), within the constitutional office of the Maine Department of the Secretary of State, was established in 1905 out of concern for public safety following the invention, mass production, and use of automobiles. Since that time, the Bureau has served the residents of the State and all users of Maine highways by qualifying and licensing drivers and by maintaining records of driver history, vehicle ownership and vehicle registration. Through the collection of the licensing and registration fees associated with these services, the BMV also provides revenue to build and maintain Maine's highways.

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Submissions from 2013

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Driving Contract for New Drivers and their Parents: a Message to Teenagers and their Parents Concerning Safe Driving in Maine. 2013, Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles and Maine Secretary of State

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Maine Commercial Driver License Manual. 2013, Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles and Maine Secretary of State

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State of Maine Motorist Handbook and Study Guide. 2013, Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles and Maine Secretary of State

Submissions from 2009

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Maine Commercial Driver License Manual, Maine Secretary of State and Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles

Submissions from 1975

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An Internal Evaluation of Maine Alcohol Safety Action Program Rehabilitation Countermeasures, P.J. Burke, Maine Secretary of State, and Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles